Sophia - Biography Of A Violin Concerto

  |  Buy to Own: 01/02/2011
  |  60 min
Rated TBC by the BBFC


Documentary tracing the creation of Russian composer Sofia Gubaidolina's 2nd violin concerto, from its inception to its first performance, 15 years later. The film focuses on the creative processes and stresses involved in finally bringing the piece to its first public performance in 2007, with Anne-Sophie Mutter performing alongside Sir Simon Rattle and the Berlin Philharmonic.