John J Kreagrman:
>There has been much discussion lately about composers and their music.
>May I recommend to all involved a stunning and ultimately tragic DVD
>about Malcolm Arnold, a composer I admire greatly. It is one of the
>most profound biographical films I have ever seen. I'm sorry not to
>have the name of it at hand as I have lent it to out at present.
>[I believe the DVD may be titled: Toward The Unknown Region -
>Malcolm Arnold - A Story Of Survival. -Dave]
Dave has the title correct. I bought my copy through Musicweb
(http://www.musicweb-international.com) which delivered very promptly.
I strongly endorse John's opinion of it. This is not the sort of
hagiography we see so often when various people who knew the subject
talk about what a warm and wonderful person he is/was, and suggest
nomination for sainthood. It is, to use an overused word, a major