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The Magic of Horowitz

Experience legendary pianist Vladimir Horowitz’s 1986 Russian homecoming for a sold-out concert of personal favorites, featuring commentary from former manager Peter Gelb and virtuoso pianists Martha Argerich and Daniil Trifonov.
Season 48 Episode 12 Length 53:55 Premiere: 01/22/21

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Season 48 Episodes

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S48 E20 Length 52:55 Premiere Date 05/14/21

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Romeo & Juliet

S48 E17 Length 1:34:46 Premiere Date 04/23/21

Beethoven in Beijing

S48 E16 Length 1:23:37 Premiere Date 04/16/21

The Magic of Horowitz

S48 E12 Length 53:55 Premiere Date 01/22/21

The Magic of Callas

S48 E11 Length 54:40 Premiere Date 01/15/21

Lea Salonga in Concert

S48 E9 Length 55:25 Premiere Date 11/27/20

Fiddler: A Miracle of Miracles

S48 E7 Length 1:23:25 Premiere Date 11/13/20

GRAMMY Salute to Music Legends® 2020

S48 E5 Length 1:54:43 Premiere Date 10/16/20

Now Hear This “Becoming Mozart”

S48 E4 Length 54:05 Premiere Date 10/02/20

Now Hear This “The Schubert Generation”

S48 E3 Length 53:40 Premiere Date 09/25/20

Now Hear This “Haydn: King of Strings”

S48 E2 Length 53:37 Premiere Date 09/18/20

Romeo and Juliet

S48 E1 Length 1:35:04 Premiere Date 09/11/20

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