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by brendan g carroll
Wed Jun 23, 2021 10:25 pm
Forum: Opera and concert perfomances
Topic: Die tote Stadt returns to Cologne
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Die tote Stadt returns to Cologne

As some members of this forum will remember, last December the Cologne Opera presented its new production of Erich Wolfgang Korngold's Die tote Stadt albeit in a reduced version to mark the centenary of the work's world premiere. No audience was allowed because of Covid-19 and it was only presented ...
by brendan g carroll
Tue Jun 22, 2021 7:28 am
Forum: Recordings (CD's, DVD's)
Topic: Piano Sonata #3 - new recording
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Piano Sonata #3 - new recording

Korngold's piano music is somewhat neglected and recordings are rather rare in spite of his ever increasing popularity, so I am delighted to announce the following CD to be released on June 26 on the Pentatone label, that features his 3rd piano sonata. The rest of the CD has a very attractive progra...
by brendan g carroll
Mon Jun 21, 2021 9:43 pm
Forum: Opera and concert perfomances
Topic: Die tote Stadt returns to Dresden
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Die tote Stadt returns to Dresden

The return of Die tote Stadt, at the Semperoper Dresden (premiere December 14 2021 and further performances in January 2022) with the luxury casting of Camilla Nylund (Marietta/Marie) Klaus Florian Vogt (Paul) and Mathias Goerne as Fritz/Frank! https://www.semperoper.de/spielplan/stuecke/stid/tote-s...
by brendan g carroll
Thu Jun 17, 2021 8:16 am
Forum: Opera and concert perfomances
Topic: Tomorrow Opus 33 - Braunschweig, Dec 2021
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Tomorrow Opus 33 - Braunschweig, Dec 2021

Some imaginative concert programming featuring three composers with close personal connections, and a rare outing for Korngold's Opus 33.

https://staatstheater-braunschweig.de/p ... cb830678e7
by brendan g carroll
Thu Jun 17, 2021 8:15 am
Forum: Opera and concert perfomances
Topic: PianoConcerto in C# - Vienna
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PianoConcerto in C# - Vienna

A very rare performance in Vienna of Korngold's Piano Concerto (Left Hand) with Christopher Hinterhuber as soloist this coming Saturday evening June 19! I am hoping it will be recorded for broadcast. https://www.viennaticketoffice.com/orf-radio-symphonieorchester-wien-wiener-singakademie-hinterhuber...
by brendan g carroll
Fri Jun 11, 2021 6:36 pm
Forum: Recordings (CD's, DVD's)
Topic: Piano Quinet - new recording
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Piano Quinet - new recording

On Centaur: the Janacek quartet and pianist Ivo Kahanek who won the Prague String International music competition in 2004. Released this week!

https://www.prestomusic.com/classical/p ... ters#about
by brendan g carroll
Mon Jun 07, 2021 7:09 am
Forum: Opera and concert perfomances
Topic: Die tote Stadt returns to Vienna
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Die tote Stadt returns to Vienna

To mark the 125th anniversary of Korngold's birth, Die tote Stadt will return to the stage of the Wiener Staatsoper in February 2022! DETAILS: Inszenierung Willy Decker Bühne & Kostüme Wolfgang Gussmann Termine 6. / 9. / 11 . und 14. Februar 2022 Musikalische Leitung: Thomas Guggeis CAST Paul: Klaus...
by brendan g carroll
Fri May 28, 2021 6:21 pm
Forum: Opera and concert perfomances
Topic: Die stumme Serenade - New Production
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Die stumme Serenade - New Production

Die stumme Serenade - Theater Lübeck, Nov 2021

Yet another new production of Korngold's final work for the stage, just announced today!

https://www.theaterluebeck.de/produktio ... html?m=138
by brendan g carroll
Thu May 27, 2021 7:14 am
Forum: Opera and concert perfomances
Topic: KORNGOLD SYMPHONY at the BBC PROMS
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KORNGOLD SYMPHONY at the BBC PROMS

Korngold's Symphony in F# will be heard at the BBC Proms in London on Sept 4, when the Sinfonia of London conducted by John Wilson makes its Proms debut!
by brendan g carroll
Mon May 24, 2021 8:51 am
Forum: Opera and concert perfomances
Topic: Symphony in F# - Cleveland Orch
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Symphony in F# - Cleveland Orch

CLEVELAND ORCH 2021-22 season.

Franz Welser-Möst will lead the Cleveland Orchestra in Erich Wolfgang Korngold's Symphony in F sharp (October 21 & 23) & Zemlinsky's Psalms Nos. 13 & 23 (March 3 - 5 2022). Master & Pupil duly celebrated!
by brendan g carroll
Fri May 14, 2021 8:51 pm
Forum: Recordings (CD's, DVD's)
Topic: ROBIN HOOD - 1938 Radio Broadcast
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ROBIN HOOD - 1938 Radio Broadcast

I have had a number of enquiries and emails lately asking me about the history and background to the famous radio broadcast of Korngold's score to THE ADVENTURES OF ROBIN HOOD in May 1938, so I am posting here below a link to an extended essaay I wrote recently for the Library of Congress in Washing...
by brendan g carroll
Wed May 05, 2021 5:20 pm
Forum: Recordings (CD's, DVD's)
Topic: Korngold Lieder - new CD from Naxos!
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Korngold Lieder - new CD from Naxos!

https://www.europadisc.co.uk/classical/ ... _Vol.2.htm

Volume 2 of this collection is finally released by Naxos on June 25th.
by brendan g carroll
Sat Apr 24, 2021 5:32 pm
Forum: Opera and concert perfomances
Topic: Lieder des Abschieds in Atlanta, Georgia
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Lieder des Abschieds in Atlanta, Georgia

Thirteen musicians present virtual concert of works by Ethel Smyth, Gustav Mahler, Nino Rota and Erich Wolfgang Korngold Recital goes live at 7 p.m. Thursday 29 April Find it on GTMF's FaceBook page and YouTube channel Free of charge GTMF.org See article here: https://www.jhnewsandguide.com/scene/mu...