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Title Chopin: The Women Behind Music / Director: Edwards, Rupert
Published Australia : SBS ONE, 2010
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Description 1 streaming video file (1 hr. 29 min. 7 sec.) ; 540834435 bytes
Summary Follows young pianist James Rhodes on a journey to Warsaw, Paris and London to discover the women whose voices had such a powerful influence on the composer Chopin. These included Konstancja, a young soprano and the object of his teenage affections; Delfina, the sexually notorious Polish Parisian emigre countess; fellow composer and opera singer Pauline Viardot; and Swedish opera star Jenny Lind, who so affected Chopin in the final years of his life. (From the UK, in English and French, English subtitles) (Masterpiece) (Documentary) WS
Event Broadcast 2010-11-27 at 13:00:00
Notes Classification: PG
Subject Chopin, Fre?de?ric, 1810-1849.
Composers -- Biography.
Music, Influence of.
Operas -- Analysis, appreciation.
Operas -- Vocal scores with piano.
England -- London.
France -- Paris.
Poland -- Warsaw.
Form Streaming video
Author Chechlinska, Zofia, contributor
Christiansen, Rupert, contributor
Cowgill, Rachel, contributor
Dufetel, Nicolas, contributor
Edwards, Rupert, director
Goldberg, Halina, contributor
Jorgensen, Cecilia, contributor
Kendall-Davies, Barbara, contributor
Maloney, Michael, cast
Plinval, Beatrice de, contributor
Rambeau, Marie-Paule, contributor
Rhodes, James, contributor
Siepmann, Jeremy, contributor
Walton, Benjamin, contributor
Zamoyski, Adam, contributor