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This documentary features Yehudi Menuhin's return to the Soviet Union after an absence of 17 years - during which time, he was banned from the county.His return to Russian stages was made possible by former Siviet politicians Mikhail Gorbachev - an…

Length
53 mins
Prog. No.
6042
A Living Space is a unique exploration of one summer at The Laboratory for Performance - Watermill Center where each year the visionary theatre director and artist Robert Wilson gathers almost a hundred young artists from all over the world giving…
Length
58 mins
Prog. No.
6489

This unique archival discovery shows Bruno Walter rehearsing Brahms's Symphony No. 2 with the Festival Orchestra Vancouver, Canada in 1958. It also includes the only existing film interview ever made with him.

Length
60 mins
Prog. No.
7000

Bedrich Smetana "Die Moldau"

Length
50 mins
Prog. No.
5301

Sergiu Celibidache (1912-1996) has been called a “musical giant”, a “magician” “a brilliant lion-tamer” and an enfant terrible of classical music. He was famous for refuting the commercial aspects of the music business, which makes his rare…

Length
53 mins
Prog. No.
6036

This recording provides us with a portrait of a man whose conducting technique contrasts fascinatingly with that of the other conductors in the "Great Conductors" series. Sir Georg Solti's rehearsal and performance of Wagner's Tannhäuser Overture…

Length
60 mins
Prog. No.
5303

Following a highly successful small-group jazz concert at New York Town Hall on May 17, 1947, Armstrong's manager Joe Glaser dissolved the Armstrong big band on August 13, 1947 and established a six-piece small group. This group was called the All…

Length
56 mins
Prog. No.
5683

Ludwig van Beethoven Overture "Leonore"

Length
58 mins
Prog. No.
5297

Carlos Kleiber is far too sensitive and self-critical to maintain an broken relationship with the public. He hates routine, and his appearances are often months apart - one reason why his agreement to this film recording was considered quite a coup…

Length
58 mins
Prog. No.
5299

Hallelujah is full of dramatic contrasts, both visually and musically - from the grandeur of the full orchestra and chorus to the simplicity of two choir boys singing a prayer on the Nave steps.

Length
53 mins
Prog. No.
3812