Watch Speaking in Strings
- 1 hr 13 min
Speaking in Strings is a real-life documentary about Nadja Salemo-Sonnenberg, one of the most famous and legendary Italian violinist. The film was directed by Paola di Florio, Nadja’s long-time friend. Moving at the age of 8 to the United States to study music at the Curtis Institute of Music, Nadja later progressed to the Julliard School before she turned profession at the age of 17. That is when she won Walter W. Naumberg International Violin Competition and brought the world's attention to herself. The film progresses through a series of Nadja’s interviews showing her eccentric and controversial side. The film also spotlights her performances which demonstrated her incredible onstage energy and virtuosity.