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Note by Note: The Making of the Steinway L1037
(DVD)

DIRECTED BY - Ben Niles


Building a piano is arguably as much an art as the playing it, and its creation lies at the of this documentary. NOTE BY NOTE: THE MAKING OF THE STEINWAY L1037 follows a concert grand from its birth in the trees to its magnificent debut in a New York concert hall. Musicians including Pierre-Laurent Aimard, Harry Connick, Jr., and Hank Jones offer their insight into their beloved instrument.

Film Info

RUNTIME - 81 minutes

RATING - Not Rated

YEAR - 2007

FORMAT - DVD Region 1

COUNTRY - United States

LANGUAGE - English

ATTRIBUTES - Full-Frame

SPECIAL FEATURES (DVD Only) -

DVD Features:

Region 1

Keep Case

Full Frame - 1.33

Director

Ben Niles

Featured

Hank Jones

Featured

Marcus Roberts

Featured

Bill Charlap

Press

"NOTE is a loving tribute to an old art and its artists....As a meditation on the making of pianos and the making of music, as well as an aesthetic experience in and of itself, NOTE BY NOTE, like the Steinway company, does things the old-fashioned way."

- Kenneth Turan, Los Angeles Times

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