Samuel Barber: Absolute Beauty

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"A documentary about the composer of the Adagio for Strings"
  • 2017
  • 2 hr 10 min
  • 8.0  (16)

Known for his mournful Adagio for Strings, Samuel Barber was never quite fashionable. This film is a probing exploration of his music and melancholia. Performance, oral history, musicology, and biography combine to explore the life and music of one of America's greatest composers. Featuring Thomas Hampson, Leonard Slatkin, Marin Alsop and many more of the world's leading experts on Barber's music.

Samuel Barber: Absolute Beauty
Description
Known for his mournful Adagio for Strings, Samuel Barber was never quite fashionable. This film is a probing exploration of his music and melancholia. Performance, oral history, musicology, and biography combine to explore the life and music of one of America's greatest composers. Featuring Thomas Hampson, Leonard Slatkin, Marin Alsop and many more of the world's leading experts on Barber's music.

Samuel Barber: Absolute Beauty is a 2017 music movie with a runtime of 2 hours and 10 minutes. It has received poor reviews from critics and viewers, who have given it an IMDb score of 8.0.

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  • Release Date
    2017
  • Runtime
    2 hr 10 min
  • Language
    English
  • IMDB Rating
    8.0  (16)