Search Catalogue

FEATURED COMPOSERS

Carter on Carter 3: Poets and Composers

Now Playing: High Quality 16:9 (480x270, 820Kbps)
Play Medium Quality 16:9 (320x180, 400kbps)

Views: 21149



This third and final film in a series of three interviews with Elliott Carter, filmed at his Manhattan apartment in 2010, explores his creative motivations as a composer. The 102-year-old composer reflects on setting the words of poets and remembers student days with Gustav Holst.

The Carter on Carter web documentaries are presented by Boosey & Hawkes and directed  by Tommy Pearson of Red Ted Films.

The film was produced with thanks to:
Deutsche Grammophon
Bridge Records
Ideale Audience International
Frank Scheffer

View other videos in this series:
>Carter on Carter 1: Early Years
>Carter on Carter 2: Symphony and Opera

Featured Clips

Dean: Bliss (E)

Source: Hamburgische Staatsoper

Views: 10216

Schwertsik on Schwertsik

Source: Boosey & Hawkes

Views: 23889

Louis Andriessen: Anaïs Nin

Source: Nieuw Amsterdams Peil

Views: 18365

Reich on Reich

Source: Boosey & Hawkes

Views: 54761

John Adams: Absolute Jest

Source: San Francisco Symphony

Views: 13237