New York, NY, April 29, 2011 --(PR.com
)-- The Great Conductors Series Zubin Mehta: In Rehearsal Available on DVD May 31st
Kultur is proud to announce the release of another entertaining and informative program in The Great Conductors Series; Zubin Mehta In Rehearsal on DVD available May 31, 2011, for a suggested retail price of $19.99.
On July 18, 1996, the Israel Philharmonic Orchestra, conducted by its Music Director Maestro Zubin Mehta, gave it’s first-ever performance of Richard Strauss's tone poem Till Eulenspiegels lustige Streiche Op. 28. As one of the world's foremost interpreters of the great symphonic literature, excelling in the Romantic works of Bruckner, Mahler and Richard Strauss in particular, Mehta has conducted this enormously popular masterpiece on countless occasions, but it was the first time ever that he had rehearsed it from scratch.
At a press conference given to launch the series, he expressed great excitement at having the cameras present while he was working on Till Eulenspiegel with his own orchestra, welcoming the unique opportunity and challenge this presented.
Zubin Mehta In Rehearsal-The Great Conductors Series
Street Date: May 31, 2011
Run Time 55 Minutes
Territory: North America--Region 1
More information on this release and other Kultur DVDs can be found online at www.kultur.com
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Kultur International Films