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Charismatic, sensual, and unyielding in his quest for artistic independence, Godunov's personal odyssey has led him from a fatherless childhood in Russia to superstardom in the West. His defection, watched by the world in 1979, marked one of many…
Length
58 mins
Prog. No.
5835
The Swedish composer, flutist and keyboardist Björn J. Lindh and the Swedish pianist Staffan Scheja create together their own interpretation of the changing face of Europe.
Length
31 mins
Prog. No.
0694
In this series we present biographies of France's greatest singing stars. While plenty of attention is paid to each singer's biography, their songs form the central point of each film: words and music that trace the lives of these artists far better…
Length
51 mins
Prog. No.
0302
Producer Peter Rosen has compiled the definitive biographical documentary of Arturo Toscanini. This accurate and reverent tribute shows the great conductor as loving parent and grandparent and loyal patriot. It follows his glorious and lengthy career…
Length
88 mins
Prog. No.
5834
Norbert Beilharz's film looks at this masterwork of 19th century liturgical music through 20th century eyes, presenting the entire work, not as the usual televised concert, but rather as a film collage, concentrating on three locations: St. Mark's…
Length
119 mins
Prog. No.
0131
This musical portrait takes an intimate look at the beloved pianist’s life and his legendary artistry. Hosted by his son, an acclaimed musician and actor in his own right, and filmed on location in Poland, the land of Rubinstein’s birth, Rubinstein…
Length
58 mins
Prog. No.
5833
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.
6040
Yehudi Menuhin in residence at the Hartt School of Music in Connecticut, sharing life with the students, teaching and conducting. A spectacular music lesson!
Length
59 mins
Prog. No.
7759
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
55 mins
Prog. No.
6044
One hour biography of the life of the famous Metropolitan Opera tenor. Supported by grant from the National Endowment for the Arts. Review: This one hour special should be mandatory viewing for students of proper singing. That Jan Peerce sang for…
Length
59 mins
Prog. No.
5832