Brahms's Symphony no. 4 by Kent Nagano / Oliver Becker, Ellen Fellmann, directors ; DW-TV.

The great Amercian conductor Kent Nagano presents Brahms's Symphony No. 4. Kent Nagano is one of the most successful and high-profile conductors of our days. He has led all the Major orchestras from New York, London, Berlin, Vienna, Paris ... In 2000 he was named artistic director of the Deutsc...

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Corporate Author: Deutsches Symphonie-Orchester Berlin (Instrumentalist)
Other Authors: Nagano, Kent, 1951- (Conductor, Commentator), Brahms, Johannes, 1833-1897.
Format: Electronic
Language:English
Published: [Place of publication not identified] : DW - TV, [2006]
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Summary:The great Amercian conductor Kent Nagano presents Brahms's Symphony No. 4. Kent Nagano is one of the most successful and high-profile conductors of our days. He has led all the Major orchestras from New York, London, Berlin, Vienna, Paris ... In 2000 he was named artistic director of the Deutsches Symphonie-Orchester Berlin and was appointed to succeed Zubin Mehta as the General Music Director of the Bavarian State Opera in fall 2006. In this documentary by Oliver Becker and Ellen Fellmann, Kent Nagano relates what is of special importance to him in Johannes Brahms's Symphony No. 4 and offers fascinating insights on the origin and context of this masterpiece. The program also goes new ways by featuring entertaining, historically founded animated sequences illustrating episodes from the life of the composer. Backstage interviews with the musicians and excerpts from their rehearsals let the spectator share in the spirit of their music-making.
Physical Description:1 online resource (1 video file (52 min.)) : sound, color
Playing Time:00:52:00
Participant or Performer:Deutsches Symphonie-Orchester Berlin ; Kent Nagano, conductor, commentator.