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CLASSICAL MUSIC

by Martinus
For films of operas and films about them go to Anastasia’s list Opera! -A work in progress -List is in chronological order -Suggestions welcome Not on MUBI: -THE LIFE AND WORKS OF RICHARD WAGNER (Carl Froelich – 1913) -THEY SHALL HAVE MUSIC (Archie Mayo – 1939) -THE MAGNIFICENT REBEL (Georg Tressler – 1960) -SZERELMI ALMOK – LISZT (Marton Keleti – 1970) -JEAN CHRISTOPHE (Francois Villiers – 1978) -FOUR AMERICAN COMPOSERS (Peter Greenaway – 1983) -GAMBRINUS (Dmitri Meskhiyev – 1990) -JOHN CAGE: I HAVE NOTHING TO SAY AND I’M SAYING IT (Allan Miller – 1990) -BRUCKNERS ENTSCHEIDUNG (Jan Schmidt-Garre, 1995) -TU RIDI (Paolo Taviani, Vittorio… Read more

For films of operas and films about them go to Anastasia’s list Opera!

-A work in progress
-List is in chronological order
-Suggestions welcome

Not on MUBI:

-THE LIFE AND WORKS OF RICHARD WAGNER (Carl Froelich – 1913)
-THEY SHALL HAVE MUSIC (Archie Mayo – 1939)
-THE MAGNIFICENT REBEL (Georg Tressler – 1960)
-SZERELMI ALMOKLISZT (Marton Keleti – 1970)
-JEAN CHRISTOPHE (Francois Villiers – 1978)
-FOUR AMERICAN COMPOSERS (Peter Greenaway – 1983)
-GAMBRINUS (Dmitri Meskhiyev – 1990)
-JOHN CAGE: I HAVE NOTHING TO SAY AND I’M SAYING IT (Allan Miller – 1990)
-BRUCKNERS ENTSCHEIDUNG (Jan Schmidt-Garre, 1995)
-TU RIDI (Paolo Taviani, Vittorio Taviani – 1998)
-FÄRGKLANG (Jan Troell – 2008)
-BOSES (Ellen Ongkeko-Marfil – 2008)

https://youtu.be/T2e0CrIfY6c


More wonderful Polish animation of classical music can be watched here

Night on Bald Mountain – Alexander Alexeieff, Claire Parker (1933), first film made with the pinscreen technique

Béla Bartók: The Music of the Night

Tchaikovsky by Barry Purves, 2011

and the making of…

H.M. Bateman’s cartoon “The One-Note Man” which gave Hitchcock the idea for the man with the cymbals in “The Man Who Knew Too Much”:


De Winnaars – Paul Cohen, David van Tijn (1999)

‘They shall have music’ 1939 film met violist Jasha Heifetz

David Oistrakh: Artist of the People? (Bruno Monsaingeon – 1996)

“The Unanswered Question” – Norton Lecture by Leonard Bernstein (1973)

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