By Josh Aronson,Denise George
At fourteen, Bronislaw Huberman performed the Brahms Violin Concerto in Vienna—winning excessive compliment from the composer himself, sparking his mythical profession as a musical star. yet after witnessing the tragedy of worldwide conflict I, Huberman joined the ranks of Sigmund Freud and Albert Einstein in calling for peace in the course of the Pan-European circulation. while wish for his or her noble imaginative and prescient was once destroyed by way of the increase of Nazism, Huberman started a campaign that might turn into his maximum legacy—the construction, in 1936, of the Palestine Symphony, which twelve years later grew to become the Israel Philharmonic Orchestra.
This deluxe electronic version of Orchestra of Exiles gains specific video extras, together with an interview with writer and filmmaker Josh Aronson, in addition to students, popular musicians and conductors together with Itzhak Perlman, present individuals of the Israeli Philharmonic Orchestra, and others who speak about the foundation, effect, and ancient context of Bronislaw Huberman's life-saving project. additionally incorporated is the Orchestra of Exiles PBS motion picture trailer.