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Cast (feature film)

1.
The Talented Mr. Ripley (1999)
A con artist infiltrates a playboy's glamorous life.
2.
Music of the Heart (1999) as Himself
Based on the true story of Roberta Guaspari-Tzavaras and her passion for teaching. A single mother of two young children, whose husband left her for a family friend, leaves the security of her small hometown and moves to East Harlem and begins teaching violin to support her family. She didn't have e
3.
Small Wonders (1995) as Fiddlefest Artist
The inspiring story of Roberta Guaspari-Tzavaras and her passion for teaching. A single mother, she moved to East Harlem and began teaching violin to support her family. When the Board of Education eliminated her position due to budget cuts, Roberta refused to stop. Instead she started her own non-p
4.
From Mao to Mozart: Isaac Stern in China (1980)
When China re-opened travel to the United States in 1979, virtuoso violinist Isaac Stern was invited to tour the country. Stern originally accepted an invitation to go to a rehearsal, and perform one recital, but wound up touring two cities, giving a formal concert, and teaching many master classes.
5.
A Journey to Jerusalem (1968) as Violin soloist
6.
Tonight We Sing (1953) as Eugène Ysaye

Music (feature film)

7.
Fiddler on the Roof (1971) as Soloist
In Russia before the revolution, a Jewish milkman tries to marry off his daughters who have plans of their own.
8.
Humoresque (1947) as Mus adv
A classical musician from the slums is sidetracked by his love for a wealthy neurotic.

Special Thanks (feature film)

9.
Small Wonders (1995) as Special Thanks
The inspiring story of Roberta Guaspari-Tzavaras and her passion for teaching. A single mother, she moved to East Harlem and began teaching violin to support her family. When the Board of Education eliminated her position due to budget cuts, Roberta refused to stop. Instead she started her own non-p

Cast (special)

10.
CARNEGIE HALL OPENING NIGHT (2000) as Host
Coverage of the Carnegie Hall Opening Night 2000 concert, featuring pianist Maurizio Pollini accompanied by the Cleveland Orchestra conducted by Christoph Von Dohnanyi.
11.
From Mao to Mozart -- Then and Now (2000)
In the summer of 1979, violinist Isaac Stern undertook a musical tour of China that was documented in the Oscar-winning film "From Mao to Mozart: Isaac Stern in China." Now, 20 years later, Stern returns to Beijing to conduct a series of musical encounters, reacquainting himself with the musicians h
12.
CARNEGIE HALL OPENING NIGHT (1999) as Host
The 1999 opening night concert from Carnegie Hall. Lorin Maazel conducts the Vienna Philharmonic.
13.
Jackie: Behind the Myth (1999) as Interviewee
Documentary about Jacqueline Bouvier Kennedy Onassis. The program gives an intimate account of her life, framed by the times in which she lived and informed by people who knew her.
14.
Leonard Bernstein: Reaching For the Note (1998) as Interviewee
Documentary commemorating the 80th birthday of composer, conductor, teacher and public figure Leonard Bernstein. Includes interviews with Bernstein's family, friends, colleagues, peers and critics and Bernstein's own words, both written and recorded.
15.
Beethoven: The Sound and the Fury (1998) as Interviewee
Profile of composer Ludwig Van Beethoven.
16.
Skitch Henderson at 80 (1998)
A celebration of Skitch Henderson's 80th birthday and the 15th anniversary of the New York Pops.
17.
Israel Philharmonic Orchestra 60th Anniversary Gala, The (1997)
The Israel Philharmonic Orchestra celebrates its 60th birthday with a gala concert hosted by Itzhak Perlman, conducted by Zubin Mehta and Daniel Barenboim. The concert, taped in Tel Aviv's Mann Auditorium, features music by Bach, Vivaldi, Mozart, Brahms and others. Also includes historical footage,
18.
CARNEGIE HALL OPENING NIGHT (1997) as Host
Season-opening concert from New York's Carnegie Hall with the Chicago Symphony Orchestra conducted by Daniel Barenboim and featuring cellist Yo-Yo Ma.
19.
Jack Benny: Now Cut That Out! (1996) as Interviewee
Biographical documentary of comedian, actor and TV/radio personality Jack Benny.
20.
CARNEGIE HALL OPENING NIGHT (1995) as Host
The Boston Symphony Orchestra, conducted by Seiji Ozawa, opens the 1995 season at Carnegie Hall with an all-Tchaikovsky program.
21.
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart (1995)
Documentary profile of composer Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart. Includes performances of his work as well as an exploration of his mysterious death.
22.
Legendary Maestros: The Art of Conducting (1995)
Vintage performance glimpses of 16 podium titans at work, from Arthur Nikisch in 1913 to Herbert von Karajan and Leonard Bernstein.
23.
CARNEGIE HALL OPENING NIGHT (1994) as Host
Opera singer Cecilia Bartoli, accompanied by conductor Sir Neville Marriner and the Academy of St. Martin in the Fields, performs works by Mozart and Rossini at Carnegie Hall's 1994 opening night.
24.
Salute to Slava, A (1994)
Concert tribute to Mstislav Rostropovich, departing music director of the National Symphony Orchestra.
25.
Isaac Stern... A Life (1993)
Violinist Isaac Stern performs Beethoven's Concerto in D major under the direction of his son Michael Stern with the London Symphony Orchestra as well as the Trio in D major with pianist Emanuel Ax and cellist Yo-Yo Ma. Includes archival footage and celebrity interviews on the violinist's life.
26.
Passing the Baton (1993)
Profiles of Daniel Barenboim, music director of the Chicago Symphony Orchestra, and his predessor, Sir Georg Solti.
27.
Leonard Bernstein's 75th (1993)
A concert from Lincoln Center commemorating the 75th birthday of the late composer/conductor Leonard Bernstein.
28.
Maestros of Philadelphia, The (1993)
A look at Wolfgang Sawallisch and his three predecesors as music director of The Philadlphia Orchestra: Leopold Stokowski, Eugene Ormandy and Riccardo Muti.
29.
Memory & Imagination: New Pathways to the Library of Congress (1992)
A documentary exploring the Library of Congress and how its services can be obtained internationally.
30.
Isaac Stern Talking With David Frost (1992) as Guest
A presentation of monthly specials in which David Frost interviews personalities in the arts, sciences and politics. In this program, Frost's guest is violinist Isaac Stern.
31.
Kennedy Center Honors: A Celebration of the Performing Arts, The (1991)
A broadcast of the fourteenth annual gala tribute to the distinguished artists who are recipients of the 1991 Kennedy Center Honors. This year's recipients are country music singer Roy Acuff, the musical comedy writer-performers Betty Comden and Adolph Green, the acrobatic tap dancers Fayard and Har
32.
Carnegie Hall at 100: A Place of Dreams (1991)
A special commemorating Carnegie Hall's 100th year. Includes archival footage of legendary performances and interviews with many of the artists who have played there.
33.
Marian Anderson (1991)
A documentary chronicling the career highlights of Marian Anderson, the famed black singer whose repertory ranges from folk music to opera.
34.
Carnegie Hall: Live at 100! The Gala Celebration (1991)
A musical gala commemorating the one-hundredth anniversary of the opening of Carnegie Hall.
35.
Yo-Yo Ma: A Month at Tanglewood (1990)
A documentary featuring cellist Yo-Yo Ma at the Tanglewood Music Festival. Explores how composers are inspired to create their own music. Profiles the training and discipline that musicians must have to perform at their peak and to interpret the music before them.
36.
Frozen Music: The Making of a Concert Hall (1990)
A documentary special following the creation of the Morton H. Meyerson Symphony Center and the Eugene McDermott Concert Hall, located in Dallas, Texas, from conception to completion.
37.
Bernstein at 70 (1989)
Celebrities from Broadway and classical and pop music join the Boston Symphony Orchestra at their summer home, the Tanglewood Music Festival, in a gala seventieth birthday salute to the American composer and conductor Leonard Bernstein.
38.
JFK -- A Time Remembered (1988)
An examination of the impact of John F. Kennedy's presidency 25 years after his assassination. Interviews with his friends and colleagues, as well as commentary by Kennedy administration officials and journalists, are interspersed with documentary footage.
39.
Irving Berlin's 100th Birthday Celebration (1988)
A two-hour presentation taped at Carnegie Hall in New York on May 11, 1988, featuring celebrities from all forms of American entertainment and the performing arts in a tribute to America's legendary songwriter, Irving Berlin, in honor of his one-hundredth birthday.
40.
Kennedy Center Honors: A Celebration of the Performing Arts, The (1988)
A special broadcast of the eleventh annual gala tribute to the distinguished artists who are recipients of the Kennedy Center Honors, taped December 4, 1988 in Washington, DC. This year's honorees are Alvin Ailey, George Burns, Myrna Loy, Alexander Schneider, and Roger L. Stevens.
41.
Carnegie Hall: The Grand Reopening (1987) as Host
A special taped before a black-tie audience at Carnegie Hall, which had been shut down for seven months for the most extensive renovation in its 96-year history. The program celebrates the re-opening of the great concert hall, and highlights its history through personal anecdotes, vintage photograph
42.
Grammy Lifetime Achievement Award Show (1987)
An awards special in which the Lifetime Achievement Award winners of the National Academy of Recording Arts & Sciences (NARAS) are honored. The music of George and Ira Gershwin are featured (both of whom were awarded trophies posthumously in 1986).
43.
New York Philharmonic Celebration With Zubin Mehta, The (1986)
A gala concert telecast live from Avery Fisher Hall in New York, in honor of New York Philharmonic music director Zubin Mehta's fiftieth birthday. Mehta conducts, with violinists Itzhak Perlman and Isaac Stern and soprano Monserrat Caballe as guest soloists.
44.
Kennedy Center Honors: A Celebration of the Performing Arts, The (1984) as Award Recipient
The program honors five of the world's most distinguished artists for lifetime achievement in their respective fields. The artists honored in this year's ceremony are singer Lena Horne, actor and comedian Danny Kaye, playwright Arthur Miller, composer Gian-Carlo Menotti, and violinist Isaac Stern.
45.
Festival of Music (1956) as Performer
A special program of performances by stars of the opera house and the concert hall.

Producer (special)

46.
CARNEGIE HALL OPENING NIGHT (2000) as President (Carnegie Hall)
Coverage of the Carnegie Hall Opening Night 2000 concert, featuring pianist Maurizio Pollini accompanied by the Cleveland Orchestra conducted by Christoph Von Dohnanyi.
47.
Carnegie Hall Salutes the Jazz Masters (1994) as President Of Carnegie Hall
Carnegie Hall concert tribute to jazz greats Charlie Parker, Ella Fitzgerald, Billie Holiday, Stan Getz and Dizzy Gillespie.
48.
Sondheim: A Celebration at Carnegie Hall (1993) as President Of Carnegie Hall
A tribute from Carnegie Hall to composer Stephen Sondheim by Hollywood and Broadway performers.

Music (special)

49.
Art of Violin, The (2001) as Violinist
The program covers a vast panorama of the world's most celebrated 20th century violinists, including Jascha Heifetz, Fritz Kreisler, David Oistrakh, Yehudi Menuhin, Isaac Stern and Eugene Ysaye. Complementing this archival material is a cross-section of contemporary virtuosos, including Itzhak Perlm
50.
Israel Philharmonic Orchestra 60th Anniversary Gala, The (1997) as Violinist ("Bach'S Concerto In D Minor For Two Violins")
The Israel Philharmonic Orchestra celebrates its 60th birthday with a gala concert hosted by Itzhak Perlman, conducted by Zubin Mehta and Daniel Barenboim. The concert, taped in Tel Aviv's Mann Auditorium, features music by Bach, Vivaldi, Mozart, Brahms and others. Also includes historical footage,
51.
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart (1995) as Violinist
Documentary profile of composer Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart. Includes performances of his work as well as an exploration of his mysterious death.
52.
Salute to Slava, A (1994) as Violinist ("Vivaldi'S Double Concerto In C Minor")
Concert tribute to Mstislav Rostropovich, departing music director of the National Symphony Orchestra.
53.
Isaac Stern... A Life (1993) as Violinist ("Beethoven'S Violin Concert In D Major" "Beethoven'S Trio In D Major")
Violinist Isaac Stern performs Beethoven's Concerto in D major under the direction of his son Michael Stern with the London Symphony Orchestra as well as the Trio in D major with pianist Emanuel Ax and cellist Yo-Yo Ma. Includes archival footage and celebrity interviews on the violinist's life.
54.
Kennedy Center Honors: A Celebration of the Performing Arts, The (1988) as Violinist ("Brandenburg Concerto No 3" (2nd Movement))
A special broadcast of the eleventh annual gala tribute to the distinguished artists who are recipients of the Kennedy Center Honors, taped December 4, 1988 in Washington, DC. This year's honorees are Alvin Ailey, George Burns, Myrna Loy, Alexander Schneider, and Roger L. Stevens.
55.
Carnegie Hall: The Grand Reopening (1987) as Violinist
A special taped before a black-tie audience at Carnegie Hall, which had been shut down for seven months for the most extensive renovation in its 96-year history. The program celebrates the re-opening of the great concert hall, and highlights its history through personal anecdotes, vintage photograph
56.
New York Philharmonic Celebration With Zubin Mehta, The (1986) as Violinist
A gala concert telecast live from Avery Fisher Hall in New York, in honor of New York Philharmonic music director Zubin Mehta's fiftieth birthday. Mehta conducts, with violinists Itzhak Perlman and Isaac Stern and soprano Monserrat Caballe as guest soloists.

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