Solti: Maestro Or Mephisto

28/01/2013
  |  Buy to Own: 28/01/2013
  |  59 min
Rated TBC by the BBFC

Synopsis

Andy King-Dabbs directs this documentary looking back on the musical life of the celebrated Hungarian conductor. The film demonstrates how Solti's drive and ambition propelled classical music making to new levels, as he utilised the latest recording techniques and the emerging medium of television to reach new audiences and develop fresh talent. Contributors include Plácido Domingo, Kiri Te Kanawa, Angela Gheorghiu and Murray Perahia.