Resurrecting Schubert

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20041208

By Nicholas McInerny, with a commentary by Levon Chilingirian.

As a young girl, Katarina nursed the dying Schubert.

On his deathbed he asked to hear Beethoven's C sharp minor String Quartet.

A Quartet duly arrived and played this mysterious music at the foot of his bed.

Schubert died five days later, but for Katarina, the memory of the music lived on.

Schubert....Julian Rhind-tutt

Katarina....Barbara Flynn

Matthias....Simon Chandler

Young Katarina....Cathy Sara

Music played by the Coull String Quartet

Directed by Rosie Boulton.

20060505

Drama documentary by Nicholas Mcinerny, with commentary by Levon Chilingirian.

As a young girl, Katarina nursed the dying Schubert.

On his deathbed, he asked to hear Beethoven's String Quartet in C sharp m.

A Quartet duly arrived and played this mysterious music at the foot of his bed.

Schubert died five days later, but for Katarina, the memory of the music lived on.

Schubert....Julian Rhind-tutt

Katarina....Barbara Flynn

Matthias....Simon Chandler

Young Katarina....Cathy Sara

Music played by the Coull String Quartet.

Director Rosie Boulton.