Following broadcasts on SBS-TV and Ovation, the much requested Double DVD Set of Series II of Classical Destinations is now available. The acclaimed actor and writer Simon Callow returns for this second grand tour as host and narrator of Classical Destinations. This unique TV series combines travel to some of the most amazing cities in Europe with their history, great stories and classical music in a unique and spectacular format.
The Australian Chamber Orchestra with their artistic director Richard Tognetti, joins Simon as he discovers the great composers by exploring beautiful cities and regions of Europe that inspired them to write the music that has endured for years.
The scenery, all shot in High Definition, provides a vivid backdrop to the stories of their lives and unfolds a strong connection between the creative mind and its surroundings. The combination of these has now been broadcast globally and has been hailed as an enthralling new approach to the presentation of music, history and travel. Take the trip, open your eyes and delight your senses with the 2DVD release on Decca of Classical Destinations II.
Episode 1: London and Halle
Episode 2: London Dublin
Episode 3: Worcerter and Aldeburgh
Episode 4: Paris
Episode 5: Moscow and Switzerland
Episode 6: Munich and Garmish
Episode 7: Budapest
Epsiode 8: Rome and Naples
Episode 9: Warsaw
Episode 10: London and Thaxted
Episode 11: Paris
Episode 12: Madrid and Belgrade
Episode 13: Moscow
This is a Region 4 disc, the local region for Australia.