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by brendan g carroll
Sat Oct 09, 2021 2:53 pm
Forum: Recordings (CD's, DVD's)
Topic: Korngold Chamber Music - video
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Korngold Chamber Music - video

The forthcoming CD of Korngold's chamber works from the Eusebius Quartet and pianist Alasdair Beatson is coming out on October 15 and has been given the deluxe promotional treatment with this four minute video, published on Youtube today:

https://youtu.be/nhGdAwfsi5Q

~ BRENDAN CARROLL
by brendan g carroll
Thu Oct 07, 2021 5:10 pm
Forum: Web site announcements - News
Topic: Die tote Stadt: Review in GRAMOPHONE Oct 2021
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Die tote Stadt: Review in GRAMOPHONE Oct 2021

https://www.gramophone.co.uk/review/kor ... t-petrenko

This is in stark contrast to the review published in GRAMOPHONE for the world premiere recording conducted by Erich Leinsdorf in 1976.

Times have changed.....
by brendan g carroll
Wed Sep 29, 2021 7:13 am
Forum: Web site announcements - News
Topic: New KORNGOLD STUDY COURSE
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New KORNGOLD STUDY COURSE

Ever wanted to study the music of Erich Wolfgang Korngold at University? Well - now you can, and even though the course is based in Cleveland, Ohio in the US, you can participate remotely! https://case.edu/lifelonglearning/courses/courses-subject/art-music-theater/erich-wolfgang-korngold-1897-1957-p...
by brendan g carroll
Sat Sep 25, 2021 5:31 pm
Forum: Recordings (CD's, DVD's)
Topic: NEW CD of the SEXTET etc
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NEW CD of the SEXTET etc

Yet another new CD of Korngold's chamber works is announced. Date of release yet to be confirmed, but this is a very attractive programme with some fine musicians from Berlin!

https://challengerecords.com/products/15082
by brendan g carroll
Sun Sep 12, 2021 7:47 pm
Forum: Opera and concert perfomances
Topic: Sinfonietta Opus 5
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Views: 465

Sinfonietta Opus 5

James Conlon presents two very different Sinfoniettas by Zemlinsky & his pupil Erich Wolfgang Korngold.

Gürzenich-Orchester Köln - November 2021

https://theatergemeinde-koeln.de/werk.php?WerkNr=25209
by brendan g carroll
Fri Sep 10, 2021 9:47 pm
Forum: Opera and concert perfomances
Topic: Korngold in Romania!
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Views: 136

Korngold in Romania!

The Romanian premiere of Die tote Stadt at the Georges Enescu Festival in Bucharest was this evening. The extended booklet essay I wrote (with rare photos) has also been published on the Festival Website, see link below: https://www.festivalenescu.ro/geneza-operei-lui-erich-wolfgang-korngold-die-tot...
by brendan g carroll
Mon Sep 06, 2021 9:54 pm
Forum: Recordings (CD's, DVD's)
Topic: Korngold Lieder - New CD
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Korngold Lieder - New CD

RELEASED Sept 10: a new CD from German soprano Dorothea Herbert of rarely performed and extremely beautiful lieder by Alma Mahler, Franz Schreker and Erich Wolfgang Korngold including also the Mariettalied!

Very welcome indeed.

https://www.7mntn.com/die-stille-stadt/
by brendan g carroll
Sun Sep 05, 2021 9:25 am
Forum: Opera and concert perfomances
Topic: Korngold Violin Sonata
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Views: 130

Korngold Violin Sonata

The wonderful British violinist Jack Liebeck and the equally wonderful pianist Danny Driver join forces to give Korngold's Violin Sonata a rare performance in England, for this concert in Parbold Oct 30th, with its focus on the California diaspora of the 1930s. I understand they plan to tour this re...
by brendan g carroll
Sat Sep 04, 2021 3:18 pm
Forum: Recordings (CD's, DVD's)
Topic: Korngold Chamber Music
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Views: 156

Korngold Chamber Music

NEWS JUST IN! To be released on October 15! The Eusebius Quartet explores the chamber music of Erich Wolfgang Korngold in this fine new CD from SOMM. (I had the great pleasure to write the extended booklet notes). Available for pre-order on Amazon: https://www.amazon.co.uk/Korngold-Chamber-Eusebius-...
by brendan g carroll
Fri Sep 03, 2021 5:58 pm
Forum: Recordings (CD's, DVD's)
Topic: Korngold - the Complete String Quartets
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Korngold - the Complete String Quartets

The popularity of Korngold's beautiful chamber music continues apace. News just received:- "Coming soon: a new and very welcome recording of the complete String Quartets by Erich Wolfgang Korngold, performed by the much admired ALMA QUARTET of Amsterdam, has been made for the enterprising label, Cha...
by brendan g carroll
Sat Aug 28, 2021 5:56 pm
Forum: Opera and concert perfomances
Topic: Cello Concerto - Munich 2022
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Cello Concerto - Munich 2022

Korngold's Cello Concerto gets a welcome concert performance in Munich, next February, with one of the finest cellists of the present day, Nicolas Altstaedt.

https://www.mphil.de/konzerte-karten/ka ... 02-20-1711
by brendan g carroll
Fri Aug 06, 2021 8:49 am
Forum: Opera and concert perfomances
Topic: Korngold in London 2021
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Views: 268

Korngold in London 2021

As well as Korngold's Symphony in F# at the PROMS on September 4 (to be televised on BBC), his Piano Trio and Second Quartet can also be heard at the famous Wigmore Hall! LINKS https://wigmore-hall.org.uk/whats-on/trio-isimsiz-202110241930 & https://wigmore-hall.org.uk/whats-on/jerusalem-quartet-sha...
by brendan g carroll
Tue Aug 03, 2021 7:32 pm
Forum: Opera and concert perfomances
Topic: Die stumme Serenade - Schleswig-Holstein
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Views: 186

Die stumme Serenade - Schleswig-Holstein

Die stumme Serenade will be played at the Schleswig-Holsteinische Landestheater (Flensburg and Rendsburg) this September, in addition to the already announced performances in Lübeck in November! This charming late work gets ever more popular! https://www.sh-landestheater.de/stuecke/die-stumme-serena...