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The Road, Louis Andriessen

The Road, Louis Andriessen


Filmed in China, Japan, the United States, and The Netherlands, Frank Scheffer's The Road follows the pre-eminent Dutch composer Louis Andriessen in the process of composing his work Tao (1996) for piano, koto, and chamber orchestra. Tao, commissioned by the Donaueschingen Festival in Germany, is the second part of Andriessen's The Last Day trilogy, which addresses the subject of death.

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  • Production date: 1998
  • Duration: 1 h 34 min
  • Production: © Allegri Films & Arvo
  • Available version(s): EN


  • Louis Andriessen | Composer

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