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Brahms: Tragic Overture

1959 Rated NR 1hr 22m

Legendary French conductor Pierre Monteux enjoyed a long relationship with the Boston Symphony Orchestra, but this 1959 concert is the only one ever captured on film. In addition to Brahms's "Tragic" Overture, Monteux presides over a historically significant performance of Stravinsky's "Petrouchka," whose world premiere in Paris in 1911 was conducted by none other than Monteux himself.

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Movie Details

Ratings
NR
Not rated. This movie has not been rated by the MPAA.
Screen formats

Full Screen 1.33:1

Subtitles

No

Closed captioned

No

Language and sound

English: Dolby Digital 2.0 Stereo

Other features

Filmed in B&W; interactive menus; scene access.