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SHLOMO MINTZ & ROBERTO PROSSEDA

Shlomo Mintz and Roberto Prossda have started a series of 3 CDs by the recording of the Sonotas for violin and piano by Mendelssohn.  Planned release in June 2019.

The 2nd CD
dedicated to the music of the 20th century with works by Stockhausen, Omizzolo and Fano will be recorded in November 2018 and released in midth 2019.

Both recordings are connected to a duo recital program.


The 3rd recording, centered upon the Double Concerto by Mendelssohn, is going to be done in December 2018.

SCHLOMO MINTZ



Mintz' recording of the solo sonatas by Ysaye has been finalized and is planned to be released in early 2019 by Universal.

Aside his international teaching activities and concerts as soloist and conductor, Shlomo Mintz' upcoming season on European concert podiums will include a cycle of solo sonatas, chamber music
with the Philharmonic Violins Berlin and the duo recital series with Prosseda. 



ROBERTO PROSSEDADA




  





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Prosseda has completed his Mendelssohn series with Mendelssohn's 1st+2nd piano concertos (recorded with Dutch Residentie Orkest/de Vriend), in October 18 released by DECCA.
The album is available at Amazon.com and can be streamed at spotify, Deezer,Tidal, Apple Music.

Likewise, Mendelssohn's concertos for 2 pianos, the recording of which he just finalized with pianist A.Ammara, will be released in early 2019.
Thus, together with his recording of the 3rd concerto
(based on the completed fr
agment and done with the Gewandhaus- orchester Leipzig) and the recording of the Double concerto which is going to be done in December 2018, all Mendelssohn piano concertos interpreted by Prosseda will soon be available.

Concerning Chamber Music, Prosseda's Mendelssohn canon, brilliantly based on his complete recordings of the works for solo piano, will soon get new spectacular facets with the sonatas f. violin and piano, recently recorded with Shlomo Mintz (Release expected in June 2019).

Prosseda's recording of piano works by Charles Gounod published by DECCA for the international market in April 2018 to mark the 200th birthday of Gounod, opens new perspectives upon Gounod's piano work.
It has been received with much acclaim by the international  
critic.





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LUCA LOMBARDI




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Lombardi already composed 4 operas  and intends working upon "OFER", his 5th opera project: the libretto of which is based upon a novel by Man Booker-Prize winner David Grossmann).

Aside, he's preparing several commissioned symphonic and chamber music compositions for German orchestras and festivals to be premiered in 2018 + 2019.
Likewise, "Ennio", his homage to Morricone will be premiered in the frame of the Morricone birthday gala in November 18 in Italy
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In July 18,  Kairos published the CD "Music for solo flute" featuring the well known Italian soloist Roberto Fabricciani.


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BETTY OLIVERO

" The aim of my musical creation is
 ... to participate in the essence of oral tradition:
transmission of essence, preservation and change ...

Neharo't, Neharo't

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Among the many works she composed for great international orchestras and chamber music ensembles, there's the successful original soundtrack for the German silent movie "Der Golem" commissioned by ART WORKs Berlin in 1996 for Giora Feidman and the Arditti String Quartet.

Oliveros soundtrack is also available as independant concert adaptation: the suites f. clarinet and string quartett or string orchestra.
Detailed information and material for both formulas - the silent movie with Olivero's soundtrack and the 2 chamber music versions -  are available at ART WORKs Berlin.


Another of Oliver's works gets an increasing, but deeply sad importance in our period of worldwide wars and struggles and is currently often performed:  "Neharo't, Neharo't
With women in mourning, mothers, widows and sisters who had lost their loved ones, live recorded and woven into the composed music, Olivero gives the suffering of the victims in the battle zones of the world a moving voice.

The shadow which brings dreams, a scenique concert for 2 children choirs and chamber groups, is dedicated to original writings of children who had been deported to Theresienstadt, which, surrounded by death and despair, speak in simple words upon hope and the beauty of the creation.
2018, eigthy years after the pogrom night of November 9, 1938, Olivero sets against one of the darkest periods of human history the spiritual and mental  strength of the victims: a hymn to life.


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GÜNTER A. BUCHWALD

     
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The Seattle festival charged Buchwald to compose a new music for the silent movie "Die Stadt ohne Juden" (The town without Jews) from 1924.
It will be premiered on April 15, 2019 in Seattle .

Buchwald's
new original sound track for "CASANOVA", a French-Russian silent movie from 1927,  will be premiered in June 2019.
The Cinémathèque Francaise will release a DVD with Buchwald's new sound track.


DVD-Democopies for Buchwalds Murnaus "Nosferatu" and "Faust", "The Wind" and the Japanese silent movie  "Sumiko" as well as the corresponding scores are available.

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JEAN JACQUES LEMETRE


  


     

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Music  written for the ThdS
Music from "Cds à ID"

There are 2 new publications available upon Lemêtre's work and music:
On march 28,
"Jouer avec la musique" a book upon his work with the Théâtre du Soleil has been published by Actes-Sud.
And a DVD with 4 films by Anne Lacombe upon his music,
"L'oeil et l'oreille"  has been released at Fortdecafe.

The last production of Ariane Mnouchkine's Théâtre du Soleil,  "Une chambre en Inde" with the music of Lemêtre has been nominated for French Prix Molière 2018.


 


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