‘Filming the invisible’: Barrie Gavin in conversation with John Wyver

Wyver, J. 2021. ‘Filming the invisible’: Barrie Gavin in conversation with John Wyver. Journal of Popular Television. 9 (1), pp. 15-28. https://doi.org/10.1386/jptv_00039_7

Title‘Filming the invisible’: Barrie Gavin in conversation with John Wyver
TypeJournal article
AuthorsWyver, J.
AbstractBarrie Gavin (b. 1935) is a celebrated producer, director and writer who is best known for numerous programmes about music and musicians made primarily for BBC Television from 1964 onwards. He worked on numerous occasions with the conductors Pierre Boulez and Simon Rattle, and with them and other collaborators he has directed more than 90 films. In this conversation recorded in Leeds in June 2018 Gavin discusses with the writer and producer John Wyver his ideas about making music television, his innovative approaches to filmmaking, his profiles of composers including Luigi Nono, Karlheinz Stockhausen and Toru Takemitsu, and his working relationships with Boulez and Rattle.
KeywordsBarrie Gavin
Pierre Boulez
Karlheinz Stockhausen
Simon Rattle
Taku Takemitsu
contemporary music
television
BBC
JournalJournal of Popular Television
Journal citation9 (1), pp. 15-28
ISSN2046-9861
2046-987X
Year2021
PublisherIntellect
Accepted author manuscript
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Digital Object Identifier (DOI)https://doi.org/10.1386/jptv_00039_7
Web address (URL)https://www.ingentaconnect.com/contentone/intellect/jptv/2021/00000009/00000001/art00002
Publication dates
Published01 Mar 2021
Published in print01 Mar 2021
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