Notes & Reviews:
This is the first documentary to explore the life of an extraordinary American musician and teacher; a living exemplar of the great violin virtuosos of the past. Rosand describes his life as a child prodigy and his early training and maturation as a musician. He discusses his years performing in Europe and the United States and his quarter-century of teaching violin at The Curtis Institute of Music. Viewers see him giving private instruction, master classes and commenting extensively on bowing technique.