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Classic Archive: Ferenc Fricsay: Music Transfigured

2008 NR

Revisit the tragically short life and career of brilliant Hungarian conductor Ferenc Fricsay with this documentary that profiles the maestro's family ties, character, approach to classical music, impressive achievements and more. Featuring interviews with fellow orchestra leaders Antonio Pappano and Kurt Masur, this warm tribute includes Fricsay's interpretations of pieces by Kodály, Smetana and Paul Dukas.