Kurt Masur, the German conductor, particularly renowned for his interpretations of romantic music, shares his experience in Mahler with young conductors in this exceptional portrait.
Kurt Masur, one of the world's greatest Maestros, challenges and teaches the next generation of young musicians and conductors by stretching their limits and transforming their perspectives and abilities. Following masterclasses around the world over the course of one year, the film is a carefully constructed collage, organically interviewing the maestro's teachings and his personal life experiences.
The result is a comprehensive emotional portrait of one of the most respected music conductors of our time.
On the Occasion of the 20th Anniversary of the Fall of the Berlin Wall
The History of the Berliner Philharmoniker, 1933-1945
With Stella Grigorian, Valerij Serkin and Marcus Pelz