Harmonics: The Innovators of Classical Music Video (DVD)
Harmonics: The Innovators of Classical Music Video(VHS/DVD). Once in a while a composer comes along who changes the very way music is made. This series of portraits tells the stories of the great composers by focusing on the innovations they brought to their art. Each program draws on a wealth of archival material, historical accounts, contributions from renowned musicologists, and world-class performers to chart the musical milestones in each composer’s career. Among the interpreters who play, sing, or conduct in the series are Arthur Rubinstein, Leonard Bernstein, Herbert von Karajan, Arturo Benedetti Michelangeli, Luciano Pavarotti, Karl Richter, Mischa Maisky, Klaus Tennstedt, Jos? Van Dam, Dame Janet Baker, and Glenn Gould. 10-part series, 27 minutes each.