Renowned as a showcase for the finest talents in classical music, Rhode Island's Newport Music Festival is celebrated in this collection. Assembled using some of the best performances in the festival's history, the 10-disc set includes works of Bach,Chopin, Liszt, Mozart, Schubert, and more, as played by John Bayless, Jean-Philippe Collard, Henri Demarquette, the Colorado Quartet, and others. 15 hrs. total. Widescreen (Enhanced); Soundtrack: English Dolby Digital 5.1; bonus footage.
Experience chamber music in the kind of grand rooms for which it was written. Held in the opulent gilded Age mansions of Newport, Rhode Island - the Breakers, Marble House, Rosecliff, Ochre Court and more - the Newport Music Festival is one of the world's most extraordinary music events, the peak experience of summer for many classical music fans. Includes 10 DVDs with over 15 hours of footage, including bonus performances and interviews.