Kurt Masur: A Life in Music (2007) Soundtrack
Release date: 16 July 2007
Director: Georg Wübbolt
Stars: Harald Schmidt (Himself - Host), Gewandhausorchester Leipzig (Themselves), Kurt Masur (Himself)
To celebrate his 80th birthday, Kurt Masur led "his" Gewandhaus Orchestra in a special gala concert in June 2007. For his birthday concert, Masur, currently principal conductor of the London Philharmonic Orchestra and the Orchestre National de France, chose a varied, celebratory programme with works by composers highlighting his conducting career in the United States, France and Germany.