Category Archives: John Field

John Field, Glinka and The Russian Classical music tradition

The research for the John Field film is going to take time and concentration. At the moment concentrating on the relationship between Field, Glinka and the development of a Russian national music. Glinka has several lessons with Field and spoke warmly … Continue reading

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John Field and Finchcocks Museum of Music

With regard to John Field and the film I am working on there was one event which spurred me on to start writing the script. Last year while I was in the UK I was driving through Kent looking for … Continue reading

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John Field Film. Devising a Development Strategy

Several days now working on the synopsis for the John Field film. (For now I will have to call it the john Field film as I don’t have a working title as yet). Collecting material around the John Field, reading and … Continue reading

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John Field Film – Meetings and Jottings

After a long and fruitful meeting about the John Field Film I am working up a synopsis of the whole film despite having a draft script more or less ready. The decision to write a synopsis serves two purposes. Firstly … Continue reading

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John Field Film – update

Very good meeting today with regard to the John Field film project. Discussions centered on development and funding. As the project is still at the script writing stage funds will be directed to this end. That is  – get a … Continue reading

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John Field Film – Michael Craig & Copernicus Films

This is a kind of announcement – a tentative dip of the toe into what may be the beginning of a new project. I have been working on it now for many months, years even and now its seems it … Continue reading

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