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This edition: Landowska: Uncommon Visionary

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Episode Details

One of the 20th century's pioneering female artists who thrilled audiences with her enthusiastic interpretations of Bach, Wanda Landowska (1879-1959) defied convention in both her music and her life. She became internationally celebrated through a combination of passion and ferocious willpower. This one-hour documentary reveals how one woman revived the harpsichord after a century of oblivion. Dir.: Barbara Attie. Prod.: Attie Goldwater Pontius Productions. (57 min.)