Yo-Yo Ma: Inspired by Bach (1997)

Genres - Music  |   Sub-Genres - Instrumental Music  |   Run Time - 60 min.  |   Countries - Canada   |  
  • AllMovie Rating
  • User Ratings (0)
  • Your Rating

Share on

This six part series from Bullfrog Films presents world famous cellist Yo-Yo Ma and his musings on the great composer Johann Sebastian Bach. Ma decided that he wanted to celebrate Bach and his Suites for Unaccompanied Cello; thus leading him to film six distinct visual and musical interpretations of these suites. This series is a multimedia view into the creative process, showing how musicians and other artists come together to explore a shared or central theme. Not only will you be witness to beautiful music, but you will be exposed to some of today's most inventive filmmakers as they join forces with a living legend. The series includes The Music Garden, The Sound of Carceri, Falling Down the Stairs, Sarabande, Struggle for Hope, and Six Gestures.