1026 results
Traditional Jazz has never been associated with Europe. Miles, Dizzy and Charlie Parker stand for the great era in Jazz, but who knows Miroslav Vitous, Pierre Michelot, Krzysztof Komeda, Palle Mikkelborg, Tomasz Stanko, or René Urtreger? „Play Your O…
Length
88 mins
Prog. No.
5574
Art Blakey, Dexter Gordon, Ron Carter, Herbie Hancock, Thelonious Monk... these names are synonymous with the great Jazz Age. But how many people know Alfred Lion and Frank Wolff, to whom we owe the recorded memory of our Jazz legends? Two German Jew…
Length
120 mins
Prog. No.
0567
Spirits of Music is an unusual musical journey through the centuries, with stops on all continents. Inspired by their creators' different faiths, the works on the program have a strong religious background and are moving examples of the emotional pow…
Length
120 mins
Prog. No.
5214
Shortly after the Wall came down, the Austrian conductor Otmar Suitner ended his long-standing career at the State Opera in East Berlin. Parkinson syndrome was causing his hands to tremble. A conductor who had achieved world fame at Bayreuth could no…
Length
103 mins
Prog. No.
5787
Brazil is music: a cultural melting-pot with European, African and Indian roots from which an impressive variety of rhythms, melodies and regional styles are brought to life. This music has been inspiring the national and international music-scene ri…
Length
120 mins
Prog. No.
5121
This film essay focuses on the music of Claude Chalhoub, a highly gifted violinist and composer from Lebanon, who was classically trained at the Royal College of Music in London. When Chalhoub composes and plays, he has abstract visions – he visualiz…
Length
52 mins
Prog. No.
5731
A student of Darius Milhaud and Luciano Berio, musician Steve Reich (born 1936) quickly developed a style all his own inspired by Baroque music, Bartók, Webern and Stravinsky, as well as jazz, traditional music (especially African), and Hebrew cantil…
Length
80 mins
Prog. No.
5812
Between 1880 and 1924, two and a half million Jewish immigrants landed in America – the bulk of them arriving between 1901 and 1914. America was about to completely reshape the Jewish identity. Going back was certainly not an option. Their only alter…
Length
57 mins
Prog. No.
7731
At the beginning of the 19th century, Europe was set alight by a shocking new dance craze. It was accompanied by popular music that was played, whistled and hummed all around the globe. It was called the waltz and its story is inseparable from the st…
Length
59 mins
Prog. No.
5425
The basis for “Music for Airports” is made up of original compositions by Brian Eno. Scheffer enhanced Eno’s ambient music with images that have the same function as the music : ever present but not emphatic, interesting but not overbearing. It is th…
Length
48 mins
Prog. No.
7755