Arvo Pärt is the most performed living composer in the world, but he is considered to be something of a recluse, and his person and work have rarely been documented on film.
In THAT PÄRT FEELING - THE UNIVERSE OF ÄRVO PART, home viewers get to know Arvo Pärt as an artist combining an incredible sensitivity with humor and energy in his work. His reputation stems from his deeply-held belief that it's not through words that a great artist communicates, but simply through music. Though he may seem reclusive in his person, what he wants to say and what he means is written in notes.
Pärt is known for his minimalistic style that employs his self-invented compositional technique "tintinnabuli". It is this harmonious, spiritual and minimalistic approach to music that forms the basis of THAT PÄRT FEELING...
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