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Ashkenazy Observed: Episodes From the Life of a Wandeirng Musician
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directed by Christopher Nupen, fl. 1967; produced by Allegro Films, London, England; performed by Vladimir Ashkenazy, 1937-, in Ashkenazy Observed: Episodes From the Life of a Wandering Musician (Guildford, England: Allegro Films, London, England, 1987), 1 hour 5 mins
This documentary directed by Christopher Nupen is about Vladimir Ashkenazy.
directed by Christopher Nupen, fl. 1967; produced by Allegro Films, London, England; performed by Vladimir Ashkenazy, 1937-, in Ashkenazy Observed: Episodes From the Life of a Wandering Musician (Guildford, England: Allegro Films, London, England, 1987), 1 hour 5 mins
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Classical Music for Everyone?
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directed by Günter Atteln, fl. 2004-2015; produced by Paul Smaczny, fl. 1995-2015, ARTE, ZDF Television and Accentus Music, in Classical Music for Everyone? A documentary about the popularization of classical music (Berlin, Berlin State: C Major Entertainment, 2015), 52 mins
Although the aesthetics of staging and broadcasting classical music haven't changed much within the past 30 years, a parallel universe driven by a new event culture, marketing strategies and stardom has developed. With the first CD in 1982 as the starting point of the "popularization of classical music" the phenom...
directed by Günter Atteln, fl. 2004-2015; produced by Paul Smaczny, fl. 1995-2015, ARTE, ZDF Television and Accentus Music, in Classical Music for Everyone? A documentary about the popularization of classical music (Berlin, Berlin State: C Major Entertainment, 2015), 52 mins
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Herbert von Karajan
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directed by Gernot Friedel, 1941-; conducted by Herbert von Karajan, 1908-1989; produced by Herbert von Karajan Centrum Wien and Austrian Broadcasting Corporation Radio & Television (ORF); performed by Herbert von Karajan, 1908-1989, in Herbert von Karajan (Bristol, England: Digital Classics Distribution, 1999), 1 hour 28 mins
Herbert von Karajan (1908-89), one of the twentieth century’s most fascinating and complex geniuses, bestrode the post-war classical music world like a colossus. He won unprecedented musical power and public acclaim but also had many detractors. This definitive film reveals the phenomenon of the maestro, chartin...
directed by Gernot Friedel, 1941-; conducted by Herbert von Karajan, 1908-1989; produced by Herbert von Karajan Centrum Wien and Austrian Broadcasting Corporation Radio & Television (ORF); performed by Herbert von Karajan, 1908-1989, in Herbert von Karajan (Bristol, England: Digital Classics Distribution, 1999), 1 hour 28 mins
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The Highest Level
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directed by Christian Berger, 1945-; conducted by Sir Simon Rattle, 1955-; produced by Bernhard Fleischer, 1971-, Berliner Philharmonie, Bernhard Fleischer Moving Images, Deutsche Welle and Sony Music Entertainment; performed by Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra (Berliner Philharmoniker) (Berlin, Berlin State: C Major Entertainment, 2013), 1 hour 1 mins
"The Highest Level" explores the Berlin recording session of Lang Lang and the Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra under the baton of Sir Simon Rattle. The documentary provides insight into processes that are usually veiled: the recording of an album in a league of its own: the preparation of the musicians, the recordin...
directed by Christian Berger, 1945-; conducted by Sir Simon Rattle, 1955-; produced by Bernhard Fleischer, 1971-, Berliner Philharmonie, Bernhard Fleischer Moving Images, Deutsche Welle and Sony Music Entertainment; performed by Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra (Berliner Philharmoniker) (Berlin, Berlin State: C Major Entertainment, 2013), 1 hour 1 mins
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Lecture and Q & A with Renee Fleming
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produced by National Association of Teachers of Singing; interview by Rachelle Fleming, fl. 2016 (Jacksonville, FL: National Association of Teachers of Singing, 2016), 1 hour 16 mins
In the lecture and question-and-answer session, renowned soprano Renée Fleming addresses questions from her audience following her 2016 master class at the annual conference of the National Association of Teachers of Singing. Known as "the people's diva" and winner of the 2013 Grammy for Best Classical Vocal S...
produced by National Association of Teachers of Singing; interview by Rachelle Fleming, fl. 2016 (Jacksonville, FL: National Association of Teachers of Singing, 2016), 1 hour 16 mins
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The Legacy of Rosina Lhevinne
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directed by Salome Ramras Arkatov; produced by Salome Ramras Arkatov (New York, NY: Filmakers Library, 2008), 1 hour 5 mins
This documentary film offers an intimate and compelling portrait of the life and achievements of the legendary pianist and master teacher, Rosina Lhevinne: her years of study at the Moscow Conservatory of Music, her marriage to famous pianist, Joseph Lhevinne, her devastation following her husband's death and her...
directed by Salome Ramras Arkatov; produced by Salome Ramras Arkatov (New York, NY: Filmakers Library, 2008), 1 hour 5 mins
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Mission Mozart: Lang Lang & Nikolaus Harnoncourt
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directed by Christian Berger, 1945-; composed by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart, 1756-1791; conducted by Nikolaus Harnoncourt, 1929-; produced by Bernhard Fleischer, 1971-, Bernhard Fleischer Moving Images, Sony Music Entertainment, Deutsche Welle, ARTE and ZDF Television; performed by Lang Lang, 1982- (Berlin, Berlin State: C Major Entertainment, 2014), 53 mins
In spring 2014 the Vienna Musikverein turned into a music laboratory, a recording studio and into a venue for a very exciting enounter of two seemingly very different artists: Nikolaus Harnoncourt, well-known as an intellectual musician who came to attention as a period-practice and Lang Lang, a superstar, a piani...
directed by Christian Berger, 1945-; composed by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart, 1756-1791; conducted by Nikolaus Harnoncourt, 1929-; produced by Bernhard Fleischer, 1971-, Bernhard Fleischer Moving Images, Sony Music Entertainment, Deutsche Welle, ARTE and ZDF Television; performed by Lang Lang, 1982- (Berlin, Berlin State: C Major Entertainment, 2014), 53 mins
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Sir Georg Solti - Journey of a Lifetime
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directed by Georg Wübbolt; conducted by Sir Georg Solti, 1912-1997; produced by Bernhard Fleischer, 1971-, Kultur, ORF Fernsehprogramm-Service, ARTE and Bernhard Fleischer Moving Images (Berlin, Berlin State: C Major Entertainment, 2012), 54 mins
Solti's professional advancement starts at a time when Germany was on its knees. The film depicts this situation by including historical video documents. Only a couple of hours before his death on 5th September 1997, he made his last corrections for the book. By using a narrator who reads excerpts of his biography...
directed by Georg Wübbolt; conducted by Sir Georg Solti, 1912-1997; produced by Bernhard Fleischer, 1971-, Kultur, ORF Fernsehprogramm-Service, ARTE and Bernhard Fleischer Moving Images (Berlin, Berlin State: C Major Entertainment, 2012), 54 mins
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Stravinsky in Hollywood
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directed by Marco Capalbo, fl. 1995; produced by Bernhard Fleischer, 1971-, Westdeutscher Rundfunk, ARTE and Bernhard Fleischer Moving Images (Berlin, Berlin State: C Major Entertainment, 2014), 53 mins
Stravinsky in Hollywood explores the short-lived film career of this legendary composer, it is the story of his trials and tribulations with the Hollywood Studios, the story of an 'old school' European artist knocking heads with the brash New World. Igor Stravinsky lived in the heart of Hollywood from 1939 until s...
directed by Marco Capalbo, fl. 1995; produced by Bernhard Fleischer, 1971-, Westdeutscher Rundfunk, ARTE and Bernhard Fleischer Moving Images (Berlin, Berlin State: C Major Entertainment, 2014), 53 mins
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To Be a Musician, To Be a Performer
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directed by Terry Sanders, 1931-; produced by Terry Sanders, 1931-, Churchill Films and American Film Foundation; performed by Jeffrey Solow, 1949- and Gregor Piatigorski, 1903-1976, in To Be a Musician (Santa Monica, CA: American Film Foundation, 2012), 26 mins
"To Be A Musician" is a series of 3 films made in 1970 for High School and Junior High Education. They are portraits of the artists 42 years ago as they were just starting out on their careers. "To Be a Performer" has a rare and great 6 minute sequence with famed cellist Gregor Piatigorski teaching his Master Clas...
directed by Terry Sanders, 1931-; produced by Terry Sanders, 1931-, Churchill Films and American Film Foundation; performed by Jeffrey Solow, 1949- and Gregor Piatigorski, 1903-1976, in To Be a Musician (Santa Monica, CA: American Film Foundation, 2012), 26 mins
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