Wednesday, September 2 2009
Wednesday, September 26 2007
Tony Palmer’s wonderfully constructed film captures the mood of “lateness” that pervaded the career of Sergei Rachmaninoff.
Tuesday, September 18 2007
As a biopic, it simply fails, but as a means of contemplating aspects of English history and the enigma of Purcell, this film has some intriguing moments intertwined with some glorious performances of the music of Purcell.
Monday, September 17 2007
Tony Palmer's 1968 made-for-BBC "masterpiece" looks decidedly more suspect today.