Exhibition on Screen presents Concerto – A Beethoven Journey
Filmed over the course of four years, award-winning director Phil Grabsky followed leading concert pianist Leif Ove Andsnes’s attempt to understand and interpret one of the greatest sets of works for piano ever written: Beethoven’s five piano concertos.
Considered one of the top pianists of the age, Leif Ove Andsnes offers rare insights into the mind of a world-class pianist and access to his personal and professional life. Against the wonderful background of Leif Ove playing these five pieces, we also peel back the many myths of Beethoven’s life from prodigious talent in Vienna, to greatest composer alive by the time he wrote the fifth concerto. Perhaps above all it is the fresh new biography of Beethoven that is both fascinating and revealing.
Duration 92 minutes.
This event was originally scheduled for 7th January. All ticket-holders have been notified.
Wednesday 28th July 2021 - Starts 7.30pm