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In 1947 “Concert Magic” was filmed in Hollywood making it the first ever concert filmed for movie audiences. Yehudi Menuhin and other internationally renowned interpreters played classical and romantic works and created a worldwide success for the…

Length
78 mins
Prog. No.
5415

Bedrich Smetana "Die Moldau"

Length
50 mins
Prog. No.
5301

Ludwig van Beethoven "Wellington's Sieg bei Vittoria"

Length
38 mins
Prog. No.
5302

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

Hector Berlioz "Rakoczy Marsch"

Length
28 mins
Prog. No.
5304

Bedrich Smetana Overture from "Die verkaufte Braut"

Length
40 mins
Prog. No.
5298

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