Director/Writer David Donnelly to Release 'Maestro' Classical Music Documentary Featuring Paavo Järvi, Lang Lang, Joshua Bell and Hilary Hahn

David Donnelly to release Maestro featuring Paavo Järvi, Lang Lang, Joshua Bell and Hilary Hahn. (Photo : Kickstarter)

David Donnelly to release Maestro featuring Paavo Järvi, Lang Lang, Joshua Bell and Hilary Hahn. (Photo : Kickstarter)

Director/writer David Donnelly is set to release Maestro, a documentary on the world of classical music conductors during a time of decline.

The Endeavor Pictures produced film follows Grammy award-winning conductor Paavo Järvi, pianist Lang Lang, violinists Joshua Bell and Hilary Hahn and many others over the course of two years as they perform. The film also stars Pekka Kuusisto.

Donnelly created a Kickstarter to raise funds towards licensing and purchasing of music and a final surround mix and color correction. The project will be funded $78,388 is pledged by Monday October 20 at precisely 7:22 p.m. Prizes include a private screening of Maestro and the chance to meet Donnelly or a limited collectors edition two disc DVD...

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Luke McIntosh