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Horowitz Plays Mozart (1987)

Scientifically, his music has a great positive influence in the unborn child's brain.
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Cast

Cast overview:
Vladimir Horowitz Vladimir Horowitz ... Pianist
Orchestra del Teatro alla Scala Orchestra del Teatro alla Scala ... The Orchestra (as The Orchestra of La Scala)
Carlo Maria Giulini Carlo Maria Giulini ... Conductor
Thomas Frost Thomas Frost ... Record Producer
Wanda Toscanini-Horowitz Wanda Toscanini-Horowitz ... With (as Wanda Toscanini Horowitz)
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Scientifically, his music has a great positive influence in the unborn child's brain.

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Official Sites:

Maysles Films

Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

8 October 1987 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

A Recording Session of Mozart's Piano Concerto No.23 in A Major See more »

Filming Locations:

Milano, Italy

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Mono

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Color
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Piano Concerto No.23 in A Major
Music by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Vladimir Horowitz, Piano
Orchestra del Teatro alla Scala (as The Orchestra of La Scala)
Carlo Maria Giulini, Conductor
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