Friday, November 3, 7 PM, Chaparral Auditorium
Thursday, November 9, 7 PM, Chaparral Auditorium
2017, USA, Director: Adam Cushman, Producer: David J. Phillips; 96 min.
Mentor to some of Hollywood’s most celebrated musical talents (Henry Mancini, Randy Newman, Andre Previn), Mario Castelnuovo-Tedesco composed music for over 200 films. He got credit for 7. The Maestro explores Castelnuovo-Tedesco’s life through his relationship with his student, Jerry Herst, a talented but insecure musician who struggles to make a career for himself in post-war Hollywood.