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Apap Masala

Gilles Apap violin

Alongside his classical career, the remarkable violinist Gilles Apap regularly teaches Western classical music to the students of the Benares University in India. In this documentary, Gilles Apap takes us on a musical journey from his house in the Californian forests to the banks of the Ganges, where, accompanied by master violinists from India, he performs the best of Western classical (Bach and Mozart), traditional Irish/Central European and classical Indian repertories. The film ends with a major concert featuring all the artists in the music room of the palace of the Maharajah of Benares.

Facts

Prog. No.
7304
Music genre
Documentary
Length
120 mins
Lenght short
59
Director
Maxime Jourdan
Producers
Idéale Audience with France 3, ARTE, BR, NCRV, TV Slovenija
Production year
2003
Format
SD