Wolfgang Sawallisch

Wolfgang Sawallisch : Maestro

A short, commissioned by The Philadelphia Orchestra to honor Music Director Wolfgang Sawallisch, this portrait celebrates the conductor's extraordinary relationship with the world-renowned Philadelphia ensemble. Filmed during Sawallisch's final season, it focuses on the music of the 19th-century Romantic composer Robert Schumann.

Editor: Elgin Smith / BACKTRACK films
Writer, Director and Producer: Oren Jacoby / Storyville Films