Henryk Gorecki: The Symphony Of Sorrowful Songs

18/01/2010
  |  Buy to Own: 18/01/2010
  |  Watch Now: 04/02/2015
  |  53 min
Rated TBC by the BBFC

Synopsis

Originally produced for ITV's South Bank Show, this film captures a live performance by the London Sinfonietta of Henryk Gorecki's Symphony No. 3, also known as the Symphony of Sorrowful Songs. Tony Palmer directs the film, which also includes interviews with the composer and footage of him visiting Auschwitz.