James Levine: America's Maestro (#2403)
This episode has not aired in the past few months on Iowa Public Television.
To celebrate his 40th anniversary at the Metropolitan Opera, Maestro James Levine's life and current work is the... 00:30
Watch Levine conduct a class with Ed Parks from the Lindemann Young Artists program 04:26
In this clip, James Levine recalls his childhood and how it shaped him as a musician 02:36
See the Lindemann Young Artists program in an outtake from James Levine: America's Maestro 04:53
In this clip, James Levine explains his unique approach to conducting the orchestra 01:42
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Series Description: AMERICAN MASTERS is an ongoing series of award-winning primetime specials examining the lives, works, and creative processes of our most outstanding cultural artists. Created in 1984 by Susan Lacy and produced by Thirteen/WNET for national public television, the series is both a celebration and an exploration of creativity in America. Consisting of more than 250 hours of programming to date, AMERICAN MASTERS is a growing film library documenting the role important individuals, groups, and movements have played in the formation of our cultural identity.
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