Russell died in a hospital on Sunday, November 27th following a series of strokes, his son Alex Verney-Elliott said Monday. "My father died peacefully," Verney-Elliott said. "He died with a smile on his face."
The opening of his Mahler film:
And the full version of his movie on Tchaikovsky:
Here is an interview with Russell about Lisztomania coming out on DVD back in 2009:
-host John Clare