Concerto: A Beethoven Journey

Venue Raffertys Theatre
Dates 16 January - 23 January 2021
Category Cinema Screening

Riverside Cinema & Seventh Art Production
CONCERTO: A BEETHOVEN JOURNEY

Filmed over the course of four years, award-winning director Phil Grabsky follows leading concert pianist Leif Ove Andsnes as he travels the world playing sell-out concerts with the Mahler Chamber Orchestra in an attempt to understand and interpret one of the greatest sets of piano works for piano ever written: Beethoven’s five piano concertos.

Considered one of the top pianists of the age, Leif Ove Andsnes offers a rare insight into the world of a world-class pianist but, more importantly, against the backdrop of Leif Ove  and the Mahler Chamber Orchestra playing these five pieces, the film attempts to peel back the many myths of Beethoven’s life to explore how this prodigious talent from Bonn became one of the world’s greatest composers by the time he wrote the fifth concerto. Perhaps, above all, it is the fresh new biography of Beethoven that is most revealing.

Classification
Exempt from Classification

This film screens with the short film Concerto: The Odd Couple by Daniel Jernazian. 


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Dates and Times:

Saturday 16 January 2021 at 7pm
Saturday 23 January 2021 at 1:30pm

Duration

1 hour and 32 minutes

Ticket Prices

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