Music & Dance

New! American Experience: Voice of Freedom 101 min.

Follow the story of singer Marian Anderson, whose talent broke down barriers around the world. Narrated by Renée Elise Goldsberry (Hamilton), Voice of Freedom explores questions about talent, race, fame, democracy and the American soul.

Formats: DVDStreaming Copyright Date: 2021

New! Classical Destinations: The Great Composers (Series 1) 360 min.

The great cities and towns of Europe and the UK, form the backdrops for the stories of the world’s greatest classical composers. This unique TV series showcases the most compressive list of Classical composers ever seen on TV. We travel to some of the most stunning global destinations, steeped in rich history and engaging stories and of course the much-loved music that was birthed there. Where we...

Formats: DVDStreaming Copyright Date: 2020

New! E. Grieg 55 min.

Edvard Grieg, who, like Chopin, wasn’t afraid to express a new sense of national identity in his art. Grieg’s music breathes the air of Norway, illustrating the northern nation’s landscape, climate, and folklore.

Formats: DVDStreaming Copyright Date: 2020

New! F. Chopin 55 min.

Warsaw and Paris were the cities at the heart of Frédéric Chopin’s world: he was one of the first great piano virtuosos, and his piano music helped usher in a new romantic spirit across all the arts. Though he appreciated the sophisticated life of the French capital, the music, fierce and passionate, that grew out his love of his native land shook his audiences to the core.

Formats: DVDStreaming Copyright Date: 2020

New! G.F. Handel 55 min.

George Frideric Handel, travelled much more widely after his birth in Halle in the Southern part of Saxony. As a young firebrand, he went to Italy where he created a sensation before settling in London for the last 40 years of his life. There a series of superb concertos, operas, and oratorios poured out of him: Messiah is simply one of dozens of immortal vocal masterpieces he produced there.

Formats: DVDStreaming Copyright Date: 2020

New! J. S. Bach 55 min.

Johann Sebastian Bach worked in many of the German states, until he finally made his home in the ancient Saxon city of Leipzig. There he created some of the greatest music ever written, like the St Matthew Passion.

Formats: DVDStreaming Copyright Date: 2020

New! L. van Beethoven 55 min.

Ludwig van Beethoven spent most of his life in Vienna, though he was born in Bonn, then a small provincial town. Early deafness robbed him of a performing career, but his world-shattering achievements as a composer changed music forever.

Formats: DVDStreaming Copyright Date: 2020

New! W. A. Mozart 55 min.

Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart was born in Austria, in Salzburg. As a child prodigy, he was touted about the courts of Europe by his father, playing violin and piano in all the courts of Europe. The last ten years of his life were spent in the centre of the musical world, in Vienna, where he died, impoverished and unmourned; it was Prague that really recognised his genius.

Formats: DVDStreaming Copyright Date: 2020

New! American Masters: Michael Tilson Thomas - Where Now Is 98 min.

Michael Tilson Thomas: Where Now Is explores world-renowned American conductor and composer Michael Tilson Thomas. Thomas championed American music and established the New World Symphony to train the next generation of musicians.

Formats: DVDStreaming Copyright Date: 2020

New! Becoming Mozart 54 min.

Scott invites Stewart Goodyear to play his 20th piano concerto just as Mozart would have--directing the orchestra while improvising the solos. Scott teaches Stewart to conduct, and Stewart will have to find his inspiration to become Mozart.

Formats: DVDStreaming Copyright Date: 2020