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Two great piano concertos by two of the greatest pianists of the 20th century. A rare document: Arthur Rubinstein performing Chopin’s Piano Concerto No.2 in London with Zubin Mehta conducting the Israel Philharmonic in 1968. We then join Emil Gilels…
Length
52 mins
Prog. No.
8534
On the occasion of the 10th anniversary of Leonard Bernstein’s death (1918-1990), Classic Archive pays homage to the great American conductor and composer whose vast repertoire ranged from Bach to the 20th century music. This versatility is…
Length
56 mins
Prog. No.
8530
With these three programmes, Classic archives celebrates the all-encompassing artistry of Isaac Stern (1920-2001) with documents filmed by french and british television from 1962 to 1977. Amongst the major violin concertos, he performs the Mozart…
Length
55 mins
Prog. No.
8544
With these three programmes, Classic archives celebrates the all-encompassing artistry of Isaac Stern (1920-2001) with documents filmed by french and british television from 1962 to 1977. Amongst the major violin concertos, he performs the Mozart…
Length
47 mins
Prog. No.
8545
Shostakovich’s Fifth Symphony, filmed 1967, reveals another aspect of Bernstein at work. Apart from the live performance with the London Symphony Orchestra, we can also see Bernstein rehearsing the work in detail with the orchestra.
Length
55 mins
Prog. No.
8531
Charles Munch was filmed only rarely conducting the Orchestre National de l’ORTF (now Orchestre National de France). The sessions included in the present programme are taken from a recordings made in Tokyo in October 1966. Brahms’ First Symphony was…
Length
50 mins
Prog. No.
8540
Arthur Rubinstein's charismatic personality and unique ability to connect with an audience made each of his concert appearances an event. Surprisingly, the vast majority of his recorded output - whether on record or film - was made in the recording…
Length
51 mins
Prog. No.
8535
This series of TV programmes presents the very best of the 16th Verbier Festival with worldwide renowned artists such as Martha Argerich, Mischa Maisky, René Pape, Joshua Bell and Philippe Jaroussky. Together with Malcom Martineau on the piano, the…
Length
55 mins
Prog. No.
7912
MediciArts offers a new collection of music films: ”Classic Archive“ presents great performances by legendary artists, remastered using the latest digital technology and enhanced with commentary for today’s audiences. These jewels of music…
Length
54 mins
Prog. No.
7847
Classic Archive presents Pierre Boulez conducting works by Claude Debussy, a composer he considered as “[his] constant guide, [his] greatest, [his] permanent model”. In 1966 first of all, with the New Philharmonic Orchestra, he interprets Jeux, the…
Length
51 mins
Prog. No.
7848