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1.
Siegfried (2003 TV Movie)
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Director: Hans Hulscher
 
2.
Das Rheingold (1990 TV Movie)
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'Das Rheingold' tells the story about Alberich's theft of the gold from the Rhine, the forging of the Ring of power and sets off a cascade of events that further develop in the subsequent operas of the Ring Cycle. (163 mins.)
Director: Brian Large
 
3.
Great Performances (1971 TV Series)
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4.
Wagner (1981 TV Series)
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A huge panorama of Wagner's life and work, from before the 1848 Revolution, through his exile in Switzerland... (300 mins.)
 
5.
Copying Beethoven (2006)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.8/10 X  
A fictionalized account of the last year of Beethoven's life. (104 mins.)
 
6.
Immortal Beloved (1994)
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The life and death of the legendary Ludwig van Beethoven. Beside all the work he is known for, the composer... (121 mins.)
Director: Bernard Rose
 
8.
A Song to Remember (1945)
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Biography of Frederic Chopin. (113 mins.)
Director: Charles Vidor
 
9.
Amadeus (1984)
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The incredible story of Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart, told by his peer and secret rival Antonio Salieri - now confined to an insane asylum. (160 mins.)
Director: Milos Forman
 
10.
The Life and Loves of Beethoven (1936)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.0/10 X  
Lyrical biography of the classical composer, depicted as a romantical hero, an accursed artist. (135 mins.)
Director: Abel Gance
 
11.
Bride of the Wind (2001)
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This movie is a biopic of Alma Mahler, the wife of composer Gustav Mahler (as well as Walter Gropius and Franz Werfel), and the mistress of Oskar Kokoschka. (99 mins.)
Director: Bruce Beresford
 
12.
Eroica (2003 TV Movie)
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On June 9, 1804, Ludwig van Beethoven and his pupil Ries assemble a group of musicians to give the first performance of his Third Symphony... (129 mins.)
 
13.
Impromptu (1991)
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In 1830s France, pianist/composer Frédéric Chopin is pursued romantically by the determined, individualistic woman who uses the name George Sand. (107 mins.)
Director: James Lapine
 
14.
Lisztomania (1975)
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Composer and pianist Franz Liszt attempts to overcome his hedonistic lifestyle while repeatedly being drawn back into it by the many women in his life and fellow composer Richard Wagner. (103 mins.)
Director: Ken Russell
 
15.
The Chronicle of Anna Magdalena Bach (1968)
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The life and music of Johann Sebastian Bach as presented by his wife, Anna. (94 mins.)
 
16.
The Music Lovers (1970)
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Piano teacher Peter Ilych Tchaikovsky struggles against his homosexuality by marrying, but unfortunately he chooses a nymphomaniac whom he cannot satisfy. (123 mins.)
Director: Ken Russell
 
17.
Vivaldi (????)
A biography of Antonio Vivaldi's early life, when the young priest became the music teacher at a school for the illegitimate daughters of Venice's courtesans. (120 mins.)
Director: Boris Damast
 
18.
Young Chopin (1952)
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A story of the formative years in Chopin's life between 1825 and 1831, a time of social unrest throughout Europe... (121 mins.)
Director: Aleksander Ford
 
19.
Mozart's Sister (2010)
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A reimagined account of the early life of Maria Anna 'Nannerl' Mozart, five years older than Wolfgang, and a musical prodigy in her own right. (120 mins.)
Director: René Féret
 
20.
Strauss' Great Waltz (1934)
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The story of Johann Strauss the elder and younger. (81 mins.)
“ Johann Strauss I (1804-1849)
Johann Strauss II (1825-1899) ” - jamesfgrant
 
21.
The Great Waltz (1938)
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In 1845 Vienna, Johann Strauss II - Schani to his friends - would rather write and perform waltzes than anything else... (104 mins.)
Director: Julien Duvivier
“ Johann Strauss II (1825-1899) ” - jamesfgrant
 
22.
New Wine (1941)
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Biography of composer Franz Schubert (87 mins.)
“ Franz Schubert (1797-1828)
Ludwig van Beethoven (1770-1827) ” - jamesfgrant
 
23.
The Great Mr. Handel (1942)
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A lavish period drama produced in 1942 by Lord Rank's G.H.W. Productions Ltd. (89 mins.)
Director: Norman Walker
“ George Frideric Handel (1685-1759) ” - jamesfgrant
 
24.
A Song to Remember (1945)
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Biography of Frederic Chopin. (113 mins.)
Director: Charles Vidor
“ Frédéric Chopin (1810-1849)
Franz Liszt (1811-1886) ” - jamesfgrant
 
25.
Song of Love (1947)
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Composer Robert Schumann struggles to compose his symphonies while his loving wife Clara offers her support... (119 mins.)
Director: Clarence Brown
“ Robert Schumann (1810-1856)
Johannes Brahms (1833-1897) ” - jamesfgrant
 
26.
The Great Caruso (1951)
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Loosely traces the life of tenor Enrico Caruso (1873-1921). He loves Musetta, in his home town of Naples... (109 mins.)
Director: Richard Thorpe
“ Enrico Caruso (1873-1921) ” - jamesfgrant
 
27.
Stars and Stripes Forever (1952)
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A film biography of the composer John Philip Sousa, from his early days in the Marine Corps Band through the Spanish-American War in 1898. (90 mins.)
Director: Henry Koster
“ John Philip Sousa (1854–1932) ” - jamesfgrant
 
28.
So This Is Love (1953)
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Biopic of opera star Grace Moore, who was killed in a plane crash in 1947. (101 mins.)
Director: Gordon Douglas
“ Grace Moore (1898-1947) ” - jamesfgrant
 
29.
Interrupted Melody (1955)
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The film chronicles Australian-born opera star Marjorie Lawrence's success, her battle with polio, and her eventual career comeback. (106 mins.)
“ Marjorie Lawrence (1907-1979) ” - jamesfgrant
 
30.
Song Without End (1960)
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The romantic story of Hungarian pianist Franz Liszt (Dirk Bogarde), whose scandalous love affair forced him to abandon his adoring audiences. (141 mins.)
Director: Charles Vidor
“ Franz Liszt (1811-1886) ” - jamesfgrant
 
31.
The Chronicle of Anna Magdalena Bach (1968)
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The life and music of Johann Sebastian Bach as presented by his wife, Anna. (94 mins.)
“ Johann Sebastian Bach (1685-1750) ” - jamesfgrant
 
32.
Song of Norway (1970)
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Based on the life of Norways greatest composer Edvard Grieg and film in Norway where he lived. The soundtrack is all Edvard Grieg's music with added lyrics. (138 mins.)
Director: Andrew L. Stone
“ Edvard Grieg (1843-1907)
Franz Liszt (1811-1886) ” - jamesfgrant
 
33.
The Music Lovers (1970)
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Piano teacher Peter Ilych Tchaikovsky struggles against his homosexuality by marrying, but unfortunately he chooses a nymphomaniac whom he cannot satisfy. (123 mins.)
Director: Ken Russell
“ Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky (1840-1893) ” - jamesfgrant
 
34.
Mahler (1974)
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Both trifles and structure are tossed out the door by director Ken Russell in this film. Here, historical content matters not so much as metaphors... (115 mins.)
Director: Ken Russell
“ Gustav Mahler (1860–1911) ” - jamesfgrant
 
35.
Lisztomania (1975)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.5/10 X  
Composer and pianist Franz Liszt attempts to overcome his hedonistic lifestyle while repeatedly being drawn back into it by the many women in his life and fellow composer Richard Wagner. (103 mins.)
Director: Ken Russell
“ Franz Liszt (1811-1886) ” - jamesfgrant
 
36.
Amadeus (1984)
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The incredible story of Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart, told by his peer and secret rival Antonio Salieri - now confined to an insane asylum. (160 mins.)
Director: Milos Forman
“ Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart (1756-1791)
Antonio Salieri (1750–1825) ” - jamesfgrant
 
37.
“ Robert Schumann (1810-1856) ” - jamesfgrant
 
38.
Impromptu (1991)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.0/10 X  
In 1830s France, pianist/composer Frédéric Chopin is pursued romantically by the determined, individualistic woman who uses the name George Sand. (107 mins.)
Director: James Lapine
“ Frédéric Chopin (1810-1849)
Franz Liszt (1811-1886) ” - jamesfgrant
 
39.
Tous les matins du monde (1991)
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It's late 17th century. The viola da gamba player Monsieur de Sainte Colombe comes home to find that his wife died while he was away... (115 mins.)
Director: Alain Corneau
“ Marin Marais (1656-1728) ” - jamesfgrant
 
40.
Thirty Two Short Films About Glenn Gould (1993)
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A collection of vignettes highlighting different aspects of the life, work, and character of the acclaimed Canadian classical pianist. (98 mins.)
“ Glenn Gould (1932-1982) ” - jamesfgrant
 
41.
Immortal Beloved (1994)
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The life and death of the legendary Ludwig van Beethoven. Beside all the work he is known for, the composer... (121 mins.)
Director: Bernard Rose
“ Ludwig van Beethoven (1770-1827) ” - jamesfgrant
 
42.
Farinelli (1994)
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Farinelli, is the artistic name of Carlo Broschi, a young singer in Handel's time. He was castrated in his childhood in order to preserve his voice... (111 mins.)
Director: Gérard Corbiau
“ Farinelli (1705-1782) ” - jamesfgrant
 
43.
“ Anton Bruckner (1824–1896)
Richard Wagner (1813-1833) ” - jamesfgrant
 
44.
Voices (1995)
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A story about real life early 20th century British composer and music critic Philip Arnold Heseltine. (93 mins.)
Director: Malcolm Clarke
“ Peter Warlock (1894-1930) ” - jamesfgrant
 
45.
Shine (1996)
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Pianist David Helfgott, driven by his father and teachers, has a breakdown. Years later he returns to the piano, to popular if not critical acclaim. (105 mins.)
Director: Scott Hicks
“ David Helfgott (1947--) ” - jamesfgrant
 
46.
Hilary and Jackie (1998)
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The tragic story of world renowned classic cellist Jacqueline du Pré, as told from the point of view of her sister, flautist Hilary du Pré-Finzi. (121 mins.)
Director: Anand Tucker
“ Jacqueline du Pré (1945-1987) ” - jamesfgrant
 
47.
Bride of the Wind (2001)
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This movie is a biopic of Alma Mahler, the wife of composer Gustav Mahler (as well as Walter Gropius and Franz Werfel), and the mistress of Oskar Kokoschka. (99 mins.)
Director: Bruce Beresford
“ Gustav Mahler (1860–1911) ” - jamesfgrant
 
48.
Copying Beethoven (2006)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.8/10 X  
A fictionalized account of the last year of Beethoven's life. (104 mins.)
“ Ludwig van Beethoven (1770-1827) ” - jamesfgrant
 
49.
The Soloist (2009)
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A Los Angeles journalist befriends a homeless Juilliard-trained musician, while looking for a new article for the paper. (117 mins.)
Director: Joe Wright
“ Nathaniel Ayers (1951--) ” - jamesfgrant
 
50.
Vision (2009)
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The life story of the multi-talented German nun Hildegard von Bingen. The film portrays an original woman... (110 mins.)
“ Hildegard von Bingen (1098-1179) ” - jamesfgrant
 
51.
The Child Prodigy (2010)
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(101 mins.)
Director: Luc Dionne
“ André Mathieu (1929-1968) ” - jamesfgrant
 
52.
Beethoven Lives Upstairs (1992 TV Movie)
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A young boy learns to appreciate the music of his upstairs boarder, Ludwig Van Beethoven. (51 mins.)
Director: David Devine
“ Ludwig van Beethoven (1770-1827) ” - jamesfgrant
 
53.
Young Chopin (1952)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.5/10 X  
A story of the formative years in Chopin's life between 1825 and 1831, a time of social unrest throughout Europe... (121 mins.)
Director: Aleksander Ford
“ Frédéric Chopin (1810-1849) ” - jamesfgrant
 
54.
Chopin. Pragnienie milosci (2002)
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The biography of world famous Polish composer Fryderyk Chopin. (134 mins.)
Director: Jerzy Antczak
“ Frédéric Chopin (1810-1849) ” - jamesfgrant
 
55.
La note bleue (1991)
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the film covers the last few days of fragile Chopin's professional life. (135 mins.)
“ Frédéric Chopin (1810-1849) ” - jamesfgrant
 
56.
Eroica (2003 TV Movie)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.6/10 X  
On June 9, 1804, Ludwig van Beethoven and his pupil Ries assemble a group of musicians to give the first performance of his Third Symphony... (129 mins.)
“ Ludwig van Beethoven (1770-1827) ” - jamesfgrant
 
57.
Das Dreimäderlhaus (1958)
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(102 mins.)
Director: Ernst Marischka
“ Franz Schubert (1797-1828) ” - jamesfgrant
 
58.
The Life and Loves of Beethoven (1936)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.0/10 X  
Lyrical biography of the classical composer, depicted as a romantical hero, an accursed artist. (135 mins.)
Director: Abel Gance
“ Ludwig van Beethoven (1770-1827) ” - jamesfgrant
 
59.
I, Don Giovanni (2009)
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A drama based on the life of 18th century Italian lyricist Lorenzo da Ponte, who collaborated with Mozart on his "Don Giovanni" opera. (127 mins.)
Director: Carlos Saura
“ Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart (1756-1791) ” - jamesfgrant
 
60.
Vergeßt Mozart (1985)
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In the dead of night, a few hours after Mozart's death, the usual suspects (Konstanze, Salieri, van Swieten... (92 mins.)
Director: Miloslav Luther
“ Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart (1756-1791) ” - jamesfgrant
 
61.
“ Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart (1756-1791)
Antonio Salieri (1750–1825) ” - jamesfgrant
 
62.
My Name Is Bach (2003)
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Composer Johann Sebastian Bach is introduced to King Frederick II of Prussia in 1747. The aging composer and the young monarch clash and a battle of egos ensues. (97 mins.)
“ Johann Sebastian Bach (1685-1750) ” - jamesfgrant
 
63.
Il était une fois Jean-Sébastien Bach (2003)
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J.S. BACH: THE MUSIC, THE LIFE, THE LEGEND is a dramatic look at the life of Johann Sebastian Bach, a man who dedicated his life to the service of music. (105 mins.)
“ Johann Sebastian Bach (1685-1750) ” - jamesfgrant
 
64.
Tchaikovsky (1970)
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Experience the Berlin Philharmonics and outstanding conductors such as Claudio Abbado, Daniel Barenboim... (157 mins.)
Director: Igor Talankin
“ Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky (1840-1893) ” - jamesfgrant
 
65.
Liszt's Rhapsody (1996 TV Movie)
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A dashing Franz Liszt appears to have it all - talent, success, wealth and adoring fans. Yet when he takes on a young street musician as a violin student, his own fork is transformed. (49 mins.)
Director: Richard Mozer
“ Franz Liszt (1811-1886) ” - jamesfgrant
 
66.
Wahnfried (1986)
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Richard's Wagner and his wife Cosima. (112 mins.)
Director: Peter Patzak
“ Richard Wagner (1813-1883) ” - jamesfgrant
 
67.
Magic Fire (1955)
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The life and career of German composer Richard Wagner. (120 mins.)
“ Richard Wagner (1813-1883) ” - jamesfgrant
 
68.
Paganini (1989)
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Klaus Kinski believed that he lived through the same experiences as the legendary "devil violinist" Niccolò Paganini... (81 mins.)
Director: Klaus Kinski
“ Niccolò Paganini (1782-1840) ” - jamesfgrant
 
69.
The Magic Bow (1946)
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Biography of the famous--and notorious--Italian violinist Nicola Paganini. (106 mins.)
Director: Bernard Knowles
“ Niccolò Paganini (1782-1840) ” - jamesfgrant
 
70.
“ Hector Berlioz (1803-1869) ” - jamesfgrant
 
71.
Puccini (1953)
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Produced in Italy in breathtaking Technicolor, this biographical story of Puccini (played by L'avventura's... (119 mins.)
Director: Carmine Gallone
“ Giacomo Puccini (1858-1924) ” - jamesfgrant
 
72.
Puccini (1984 TV Movie)
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In Torre del Lago, by Lake Massaciuccoli, Puccini is writing "The Girl of the Golden West" when his... (113 mins.)
Director: Tony Palmer
“ Giacomo Puccini (1858-1924) ” - jamesfgrant
 
73.
Mahler on the Couch (2010)
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Alma Mahler's affair with the young architect Walter Gropius sets in motion a marital drama that forces her husband Gustav Mahler to seek advice from Sigmund Freud. (98 mins.)
“ Gustav Mahler (1860–1911) ” - jamesfgrant
 
74.
The Temptation of Franz Schubert (1997 TV Movie)
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The darker side of the composer is explored when he stays in the hospital for syphilis. (60 mins.)
Director: Peter Webber
“ Franz Schubert (1797-1828) ” - jamesfgrant
 
75.
Vivaldi (????)
A biography of Antonio Vivaldi's early life, when the young priest became the music teacher at a school for the illegitimate daughters of Venice's courtesans. (120 mins.)
Director: Boris Damast
“ Antonio Vivaldi (1678–1741) ” - jamesfgrant
 
76.
Coco Chanel & Igor Stravinsky (2009)
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Paris 1913. Coco Chanel is infatuated with the rich and handsome Boy Capel, but she is also compelled by her work... (119 mins.)
Director: Jan Kounen
“ Igor Stravinsky (1882–1971) ” - jamesfgrant
 
77.
Omnibus (1967 TV Series)
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Traces last 5 years of the life of Frederick Delius through the eyes of a young composer called Eric Fenby.
“ Frederick Delius (1862–1934) ” - jamesfgrant
 
78.
The Strauss Family (1972 Mini-Series)
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A seven-part mini-series produced in England about Vienna's Strauss family in the 19th-century. Members... (60 mins.)
“ Johann Strauss I (1804-1849)
Johann Strauss II (1825-1899) ” - jamesfgrant
 
79.
Verdi (1982 Mini-Series)
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(70 mins.)
“ Giuseppe Verdi (1813-1901) ” - jamesfgrant
 
80.
Wagner (1981 TV Series)
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A huge panorama of Wagner's life and work, from before the 1848 Revolution, through his exile in Switzerland... (300 mins.)
“ Richard Wagner (1813-1883) ” - jamesfgrant
 
81.
Honour, Profit & Pleasure (1985 TV Movie)
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(102 mins.)
Director: Anna Ambrose
“ George Frideric Handel (1685-1759) ” - jamesfgrant
 
82.
God Rot Tunbridge Wells! (1985 TV Movie)
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Shortly before death, George Fredrick Handel (1685-1759), old, blind, portly, sometimes raging and usually reflective... (119 mins.)
Director: Mr Tony Palmer
“ George Frideric Handel (1685-1759) ” - jamesfgrant
 
83.
Mit meinen heißen Tränen (1986 Mini-Series)
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(285 mins.)
Director: Fritz Lehner
“ Franz Schubert (1797-1828) ” - jamesfgrant
 
84.
Testimony (1988)
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The story of the great Soviet composer Dmitri Shostakovich (1906-1975) and his life and career during the rule of Stalin. (157 mins.)
Director: Tony Palmer
“ Dmitri Shostakovich (1906-1975) ” - jamesfgrant
 
85.
England, My England (1995)
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(153 mins.)
Director: Tony Palmer
“ Henry Purcell (c.1659-1695) ” - jamesfgrant
 
86.
Sibelius (2003)
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(120 mins.)
Director: Timo Koivusalo
“ Jean Sibelius (1865-1957) ” - jamesfgrant
 
87.
Antonio Vivaldi, un prince à Venise (2006)
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The life of Antonio Vivaldi, the great Italian composer and musician of the 17th century. (95 mins.)
“ Antonio Vivaldi (1678–1741) ” - jamesfgrant
 
88.
“ Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky (1840-1893) ” - jamesfgrant
 
89.
Geliebte Clara (2008)
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A look at the lives of 19th-century composers Clara and Robert Schumann. (107 mins.)
“ Robert Schumann (1810-1856)
Johannes Brahms (1833-1897) ” - jamesfgrant
 
90.
Beethoven (2005 Mini-Series)
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A dramatized documentary on the life and music of Ludwig van Beethoven. (60 mins.)
“ Ludwig van Beethoven (1770-1827) ” - jamesfgrant
 
91.
Villa-Lobos: A Life of Passion (2000)
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The film tells the story of an intuitive, adventurous man who loved his country and being Brazilian... (132 mins.)
Director: Zelito Viana
“ Heitor Villa-Lobos (1887–1959) ” - jamesfgrant
 
92.
Eroica (1949)
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(95 mins.)
“ Ludwig van Beethoven (1770-1827) ” - jamesfgrant
 
93.
The Star and the Sea (2009)
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Biographical treatment of the youth of Macau musician Xian Xinghai, composer of "Yellow River Cantata," focusing on the financial hardships and efforts of Xian's mother to support the development of her son's musical talents.
“ Xian Xinghai (1905-1945) ” - jamesfgrant
 
94.
Liszt Ferenc (1982 Mini-Series)
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The brilliant Austrian-Hungarian pianist Franz Liszt was a superstar. He was touring in Europe and giving...
“ Franz Liszt (1811-1886) ” - jamesfgrant
 
95.
“ Johann Sebastian Bach (1685-1750) ” - jamesfgrant
 
96.
Nicolo Paganini (1982 Mini-Series)
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Biopic about Niccolo Paganini. He receives training from his father in early childhood. The best teachers of Parma are unable to give him more... (256 mins.)
Director: Leonid Menaker
“ Niccolò Paganini (1782-1840) ” - jamesfgrant
 
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Szerelmi álmok - Liszt (1970)
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Pianist and composer Liszt was giving performances all over Europe and made his famous concert tour to St... (171 mins.)
Director: Márton Keleti
“ Franz Liszt (1811-1886) ” - jamesfgrant
 
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Strauss: The King of 3/4 Time (1995 TV Movie)
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Johann Strauss Jr. is pressure to outdo himself with each new composition. When he meets Nicholas, a humble young stable boy, they embark on a remarkable collaboration (48 mins.)
Director: Kit Hood
“ Johann Strauss II (1825-1899) ” - jamesfgrant
 
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Mozart's Sister (2010)
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A reimagined account of the early life of Maria Anna 'Nannerl' Mozart, five years older than Wolfgang, and a musical prodigy in her own right. (120 mins.)
Director: René Féret
“ Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart (1756-1791)
Maria Anna Mozart (1751–1829) ” - jamesfgrant
 
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The Mozart Story (1948)
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Story of the life and work of famed composer Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart. (91 mins.)
“ Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart (1756-1791) ” - jamesfgrant