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The cellist the legacy of Gregor Piatigorsky
DVD
2017
1 available of 2 items

Supporting his family at 8, playing for silent movies, surviving pogroms, Piatigorsky became principal cellist of the Bolshoi at 15 & met Lenin. Virtuoso cellist and raconteur, escaping the Soviet Union made him an action hero. Fleeing Europe in 1939 to become an American, 'The Cellist' revels in his musicianship, wit & humanity, as recounted by the virtuosic cellists and musicians he taught.

Item Details
Subjects:
Cellists -- Biography.
Piatigorsky, Gregor, 1903-1976.
Genre:
Biographical films.
Documentary films.
Other Authors:
BBP Films, film distributor.
Grigor, Murray, film producer, film director.
Description:
1 videodisc (103 minutes) : sound, colour ; 4 3/4 inches
digital optical
video file DVD video region 1
Target Audience Note:
E.
Canadian Home Video Rating: Not rated.
Other Title:
Legacy of Gregor Piatigorsky
Notes:
Title from container.
DVD.
For private home use only.
In English.
Link to PAC
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