In January 2008, he made an appearance as a guest on Private Passions, a BBC Radio 3 discussion program on musicians’ lives.
In his book Listening through the lens, which was released in 2019, he talked about his several award-winning films, the musicians he met—many of whom would go on to become lifelong friends—and his varied and frequently astonishing personal life.
Christopher Nupen Cause Of Death
Christopher Nupen, a pioneer in the field of music documentaries, has recently gone away, according to news reports.
The Bafta-winning director’s wife Caroline announced on Sunday that he had passed away following a lengthy illness.
Christopher Nupen was a South African-born British filmmaker who specialized in music-related biographical documentaries. He passed away on February 19, 2023.
Nupen, a South African-born producer, gave a golden age of artists a genuine and intimate introduction to the transformational power of music through the creation of more than 75 movies about classical music, singers, and composers.
Nupen, who was reared in Johannesburg, initially worked for BBC Radio in the UK as a broadcaster.
After that, he made the move to television, where he made history by being the first to closely photograph performers working backstage.
Vladimir Ashkenazy, Daniel Barenboim, and the English Chamber Orchestra were all included in his debut BBC video, Double Concerto.