Double concerto: a film about the pianist Roger Woodward

Australia, 1982

Film
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The star of “Double Concerto” is the brilliant Australian pianist Roger Woodward. His inspiration and fellow musician is the equally brilliant Polish violinist, Wanda Wilkomirska. Together they play the double concerto “Southern Cross”, a concerto written especially for them by Australia’s most internationally acclaimed composer, Barry Conyingham. The film follows Roger and Wanda in rehearsal, in concert and in rambling walks along the sea shores. They discuss their music, their politics and their personal lives.

Credits

production company

Abstract Productions

Endeavour Film Productions

producer

Angela Catterns

director
Duration

00:53:00:00

Production places
Australia
Production dates
1982

Collection metadata

ACMI Identifier

300808

Language

English

Subject categories

Music & Performing Arts → Musicians - Australia

Music & Performing Arts → Orchestral music

Music & Performing Arts → Pianists - Biography

Music & Performing Arts → Wilkomirska, Wanda

Music & Performing Arts → Woodward, Roger

People → Pianists - Biography

People → Wilkomirska, Wanda

People → Woodward, Roger

Sound/audio

Sound

Colour

Colour

Holdings

VHS; Access Print (Section 1)

16mm film; Limited Access Print (Section 2)

16mm film; Access Print (Section 1)

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