2 - Bernard Haitink, The Enigmatic Maestro

After conducting for 65 years, Bernard Haitink has recently retired at the age of 90. Musicians he’s worked with are puzzled by the secrets of his technique. He himself says his job is to embrace the orchestra without suffocating them.

Producer
Crux Productions
Co-production
BBC
Country
United Kingdom
Directed by
John Bridcut
Camera
Jonathan Partridge
Duration
90 minutes
Year of production
2020