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In Search of Beethoven I

   2009    Art
'In Search of Beethoven': takes a comprehensive look at the composer's life through historical research and Beethoven's biography and letters, but with the emphasis always on the performance -- and interpretation -- of Beethoven's music. From his early piano concertos through the "Moonlight Sonata," "Für Elise," and the immortal notes of the Fifth and Ninth Symphonies, Beethoven's music remains as beloved, popular, and relevant as any work of art has ever been. "In Search of Beethoven" brings together the world's leading performers and experts on Beethoven to reveal new insights into this celebrated composer.
Series: In Search of Beethoven

In Search of Beethoven II

   2009    Art
Above all, 'In Search of Beethoven' addresses the central myth of Beethoven's life and work -- that of the heroic, tormented figure battling to overcome the tragic fate of being struck down by deafness in his prime; a man who searched for his elusive, eternal 'immortal beloved,' yet was never to attain lasting happiness.
Series: In Search of Beethoven

Planet Earth II
Planet Earth II

   2016    Nature
How Art Made the World
How Art Made the World

   2006    Art
Jonestown: Terror in the Jungle
Jonestown: Terror in the Jungle

   2018    History
Reel Rock
Reel Rock

   2014    Culture
Putin: A Russian Spy Story
Putin: A Russian Spy Story

   2020    History
Galapagos with David Attenborough
Galapagos with David Attenborough

   2013    Nature
The Cell
The Cell

   2009    Science
Planet Earth
Planet Earth

   2007    Nature