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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
To celebrate the occasion of his 200th birthday on 1 March 2010, this film shows little known facets of Frédéric Chopin: the passionate opera fan, the admirer of the great female singers of his time, the advocate of the aesthetics of bel canto – the…
Length
60 mins
Prog. No.
5805
“We are not a couple in the traditional sense. And that is exactly what is so paradoxical – a musical couple can become even more intimate with one another than a couple in love”. This is how Gidon Kremer describes his long partnership with Martha…
Length
55 mins
Prog. No.
5776
Lovingly restored, using the finest state-of-the-art technology, the series „Classic Archive“ features great performances by legendary artists, offering a unique glimpse into our classical musical heritage. Alexis Weissenberg’s spectacular technique…
Length
51 mins
Prog. No.
7804
For its 14th edition, the Verbier Festival has once again brought together the most prestigious artists in classical music. This series of 12 TV programmes presents the highlights of Verbier 2007.
Length
55 mins
Prog. No.
7783