Ingmar Bergman: The music goes onmain
The formidable Swedish director would have been 100 years old tomorrow.
His influence on film and theatre is limitless: without Bergman, there is no Woody Allen or Stephen Sondheim.
Bergman had a vast knowledge of music and was forever quoting snatches in his scripts.
He filmed an unforgettable Magic Flute in 1975 and staged a number of operas at the Royal Opera in Stockholm.
For an assessment of music in his life and works, start here.