MANTOVANI - THE KING OF STRINGS
SUNDAY 7TH SEPTEMBER 2014: PDSW CINEMA, BOURNEMOUTH
Hosted and with a live introduction and Q&A with journalist and 'showbiz oracle' Neil Sean, this feature length brand new documentary is the story of the man and his music. MANTOVANI - THE KING OF STRINGS tells the story of Monty's arrival in England from his home city of Venice and his struggle to become the most successful orchestra leader ever, selling 70 million records from the 1950's to the 1970's. Featuring exclusive and rarely seen footage from the original Mantovani TV show and contributions from radio 2 DJs Ken Bruce and Ed Stewart, Mantovani orchestra musicians Gavin Sutherland, Franck Leprince and Paul Barrett, plus official biographer Colin Mackenzie alongside a host of stars including Len Goodman, Petula Clarke and Edmund Hockridge, this is the definitive story of MANTOVANI - THE KING OF STRINGS!