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by scott curry
Wed Oct 03, 2012 12:19 am
Forum: Opera and concert perfomances
Topic: HELIANE in Brno
Replies: 0
Views: 5302

HELIANE in Brno

DAS WUNDER DER HELIANE in BRNO Better than Bayreuth (NOT a review) The dignitaries were out in force at the première on 27/9 in the Janacek Theatre in Brno, Hollywood-style, complete with red carpet and photographers. They were individually introduced by name, with spotlights and applause, in the a...
by scott curry
Thu Jun 21, 2012 11:02 pm
Forum: Opera and concert perfomances
Topic: Die tote Stadt / Violanta
Replies: 15
Views: 17059

Re: Die tote Stadt / Violanta

We have a bit of a thread starting here… Allow me to comment on your comments. (I especially wrote "not a review"! - I leave that to the more qualified, musicologists and the like…) Glass's "Usher" seems to be having a bit of a heyday in Germany at the moment. To even mention this work on the EW...
by scott curry
Wed Jun 20, 2012 8:30 am
Forum: Opera and concert perfomances
Topic: Die tote Stadt / Violanta
Replies: 15
Views: 17059

Re: Die tote Stadt / Violanta

Thanks for asking, eleftherios. Violanta or Nerina? (not a review) An increasing interest in creating stage characters that are mentioned but do not (usually) appear (to mind springs Puccini's Marchese Attavanti and Wagner's Herzeleide seen in recent productions) is continued in Bremerhaven's new pr...
by scott curry
Fri May 25, 2012 11:19 pm
Forum: Opera and concert perfomances
Topic: Die tote Stadt / Violanta
Replies: 15
Views: 17059

Die tote Stadt / Violanta

Interesting to read Opera Australia's blurb about it's upcoming Tote Stadt - fact is, the pit is too small for the size of orchestra that they are using, and that the orchestra will be piped in from somewhere else (as I believe they do with some musicals). The smallest theatre I've seen this opera i...
by scott curry
Sun Mar 01, 2009 11:39 pm
Forum: Opera and concert perfomances
Topic: Zeisl/Braunfels/Korngold Liederabend
Replies: 0
Views: 5325

Zeisl/Braunfels/Korngold Liederabend

If you‘re needing your live Korngold-fix and are in or near Berlin on 7/3.. Verbotene Lieder Peter Paul, Baritone Scott Curry, Piano March 7, 17:00 Lothar-Kreyssig-Haus Kloster Lehnin Korngold-posthumous songs, songs from opp.9,27,29,38,"Sonnett an Wien", and arias from "Die stumme Serenade","Die ...
by scott curry
Thu May 26, 2005 10:26 pm
Forum: Questions regarding E.W.Korngold
Topic: Piano reduction
Replies: 4
Views: 7882

Piano reduction

Dear Alex C,
I have the Sea Hawk suite(adapted and arranged by Dave Jessie,Warner 1987,11 pages), and if it wasn't for those copyright laws...
by scott curry
Mon Apr 11, 2005 10:29 pm
Forum: Questions regarding E.W.Korngold
Topic: Vulcano
Replies: 2
Views: 5680

Dear Dennis,
Why not ask Eric Zeisl's daughter Barbara Zeisl Schoenberg?
The last time I spoke to her she was teaching at Pomona College.
Grüsse,Scott.
by scott curry
Wed Jan 26, 2005 12:02 am
Forum: Recordings (CD's, DVD's)
Topic: Music of Korngold
Replies: 3
Views: 6435

Musik of Korngold

Hi Gunnar, "Beim Großmütterchen" is printed in Jessica Duchens book "Erich Wolfgang Korngold" (the publisher is Phaidon) on page 24-25.Im sure its more fun to play yourself than to listen to!
by scott curry
Sun Jan 23, 2005 11:13 pm
Forum: Recordings (CD's, DVD's)
Topic: Tomorrow in the voice and piano version
Replies: 1
Views: 5277

Tomorrow in the voice and piano version

Has the score of the voice and piano version of "Tomorrow"(as recorded by Thomas Hampson) been published?
by scott curry
Sun Jan 23, 2005 10:42 pm
Forum: Recordings (CD's, DVD's)
Topic: Die stumme Serenade
Replies: 9
Views: 17442

Die stumme Serenade

Liebe geheimnisvolle,kühne Gast, Es hat geklappt-nichts leichter als das! It worked and so easy!-a thoroughly charming performance and an opportunity to hear Korngold at the piano.Many thanks for the tip.
by scott curry
Tue Dec 28, 2004 12:39 am
Forum: Recordings (CD's, DVD's)
Topic: Die stumme Serenade
Replies: 9
Views: 17442

Die stumme Serenade

Who has a(the) recording of "Die stumme Serenade"?