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F-0023

Title:

The Joy of Bach

Category:

Movie about J.S. Bach's Life

Produced:

1980

Country:

USA

Released:

TV: 1980

Director:

Robert E.A. Lee (executive producer)

Writer:

Actors:

Description:

This delightful and kaleidoscopic presentation of the great composer's music includes an impressive assortment of performances interspersed with dramatic sketches played by Brian Blessed of Masterpiece Theatre fame.
The movie is somewhat biographical, but is characterized by the diverse types of presentations and performances of J.S. Bach's material that are presented in it, from Jean Pierre Rampal to Christopher Parkening to a Jamaican group to an inner city boy's choir.

Language:

English

TT:

60 min

J.S. Bach's Music:

Format:

TV: National Public TV 1981 or 1983
VHS: 1988, USA
DVD: May 2006 (Format: NTSC; Region: All Regions)

Company:

Vision Video

Comments:

Watch selections:

Buy movie at:

DVD (2006): Amazon.com | Amazon.co.uk | Amazon.de

Source: IMDB
Contributor: John Lee (February 2016)

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