Claudio Abbado: In Rehearsal

  |  Buy to Own: 17/05/2002
  |  119 min
Rated TBC by the BBFC


Director Nobert Beilharz's documentary follows Claudio Abbado rehearsing Verdi's 'Messa da Requiem' with a cast of world renowned singers including Montserrat Caballé, Cecilia Gasdia, Lucia Valentini-Terrani, Peter Dvorsky and Chris Merritt. The film, recorded in 1985, follows rehearsals in three different locations: the church of San Marco in Milan, the main stage at Teatro alla Scala and in a rehearsal room at the world famous opera house.