A Time for Bach

Aired: 4/3/2016 | 0:18:46 | Clip
Recently rediscovered in the archives of the Museum of Modern Art, this 1948 film shows the group founded by the eminent Princeton-based scholar and musician William H. Scheide. With the Group’s newly gathered musicians making what was probably their first and last acting appearances, the film begins with fanciful composites of eighteenth-century engravings.