| header
Listen to Richard Harwood on SpotifyListen to Richard Harwood on SoundCloudDownload Richard Harwood's albums on iTunesFollow Richard Harwood on TwitterLike Richard Harwood on FacebookRichard Harwood's YouTube ChannelFollow Richard Harwood on Instagram | header

Richard Harwood


Cello Lessons


<<< BACK


In Search of Beethoven (2009) In Search of Beethoven (2009) at IMDb

Richard is featured playing excerpts from three of Beethoven's chamber works in Phil Grabsky's second composer documentary, the follow-up to the hugely successful 'In Search of Mozart'.

The documentary includes contributions and performances from Emanuel Ax, Christoph Berner, Jonathan Biss, Riccardo Chailly, Jonathan Del Mar, Endellion Quartet, Julia Fedoseeva, Alban Gerhardt, Janine Jansen, Sir Roger Norrington, Gianandrea Noseda, Vadim Repin, Alexander Sitkovetsky, Lars Vogt and many, many more.

World premiere: March 30th, 2009 at the Barbican Hall, London
Followed by UK & Worldwide Theatrical Release

DVD release: BUY NOW >>>


Broadcast premiere: Sky Arts 2 & Sky Arts HD from May 24th, 2009 at 7pm (channels 257 & 258; 5 x 30 mins each Sunday from May 24th)


List of performers and interviewees

Orchestras and Conductors:

Mahler Chamber Orchestra conducted Claudio Abbado in the production of Fidelio from I Teatri, Reggio Emilia directed by Chris Kraus
Orchestra of the Eighteenth Century conducted by Frans Brüggen
Salzburg Camerata conducted by Sir Roger Norrington
Leipzig Gewandhaus Orchestra conducted by Riccardo Chailly
Filarmonica della Scala conducted by Gianandrea Noseda
Wiener Symphoniker conducted by Fabio Luisi
Swedish Chamber Orchestra conducted by Thomas Dausgaard
Norrköping Symphony Orchestra conducted by Andrew Parrott
Orchestre National du Capitole de Toulouse conducted by Tugan Sokhiev
Dresden Staatskapelle with Vladimir Jurowski
Louis Langrée
Berliner Philharmoniker with Herbert von Karajan
Corydon Orchestra and Singers conducted by Matthew Best
City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra conducted by Sir Simon Rattle
Orchestre de Paris conducted by Christoph Eschenbach
Orchestre National de France conducted by Kurt Masur

Soloists and Chamber Artists:

Violinists: Vadim Repin, Janine Jansen, Alexander Sitkovetsky, Urban Svensson

Pianists: Paul Lewis, Hélène Grimaud, Ronald Brautigam, Jonathan Biss, Emanuel Ax, Lars Vogt, Leif Ove Andsnes, Kristian Bezuidenhout, Boris Berezovsky, Julia Fedoseeva, Christoph Berner, Itamar Golan, Cecile Licad, Gerold Huber

Cellists: Alban Gerhardt, Richard Harwood, Roel Dieltiens, Mats Rondin

Quartet: Endellion String Quartet

Singers: Christian Gerhaher, Anja Kampe, Albert Dohmen, Clifton Forbis, Giorgio Surjan, Julia Kleiter

Historians and Commentators:

Barry Cooper, Christine Köndgen, Bayan Northcott, Ilona Schmiel, Cliff Eisen, Jonathan Del Mar, Giovanni Bietti, Hebe Jeffrey, Chris Kraus | header

Last updated on
© 2001-2020

Richard officially endorses
Pirastro "Evah Pirazzi Gold" strings

Pirastro "Evah Pirazzi Gold"