|SHLOMO MINTZ & ROBERTO PROSSEDA
|In 2019, DECCA is going to release a series of 3 CDs,
presenting the result of a fruitful musical cooperation between Mintz
and Prosseda, starting with the Sonotas
for violin and piano by Mendelssohn, recorded
in automn 2018.
A 2nd album,
recorded in December 2018, centers upon the Double
Concerto by Mendelssohn.
a 3rd CD will follow, dedicated to the music of the 20th century
with works by Stockhausen, Omizzolo and Fano.
All those recordings are
going to be connected to corresponding concert programs
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|Aside Mintz's international
teaching and concert activities
and conductor, the upcoming year will be marked by the release of
several new recordings starting in January
longtime expected album with the solo sonatas by
Ysaye, followed later on by the new Mendessohn recordings with
Prosseda and an album dedicated to the music of the 20th century.
updated complete edition of all of Shlomo Mintz' previous recordings, a present
to all the admirers and fans of his exceptional musical achievements, might
be in preparation.
Shlomo Mintz' upcoming seasons on
European concert podiums will include
a cycle of solo
sonatas, a duo
recital series and a new chamber music program with the Philharmonic
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|For Prosseda, Mendelssohn
will be again in the focus of his concerts
and recordings in 2019.
The first mark will be set in January by
Mozart, when DECCA will release
the last album with his complete recordings of all
piano sonatas, waited for with curiosity by his
then be present throughout the whole year with several
new CDs, recitals and concerts.
Prosseda had completed in October 2018 his Mendelssohn
recordings series by the release of
Mendelssohn's 1st+2nd piano
with Dutch Residentie Orkest/de Vriend
and available at Amazon.com and via spotify,
) 2 more CDs
presenting the Double concerto (with Shlomo Mintz) and the Concerti for 2 pianos
A. Ammara) will follow in late 2019.
Thus, together with his recording
of the 3rd concerto (based
on the completed fragment and done with the Gewandhaus- orchester Leipzig), all major Mendelssohn piano concertos interpreted
by Prosseda will then be available
a recording the concert for piano and strings in
A Minor is planned to follow later on.
Music, Prosseda's Mendelssohn canon, brilliantly based
on his complete recordings of the works for solo piano, will get new
spectacular facets by the release of an album with the
sonatas f. violin and piano, recently
recorded with Shlomo Mintz.
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be marked by the world premier of a new
composition upon a biblique theme (working title "Sarah & Hagar) performed
by the Düsseldorfer Symphoniker
in the frame of the Schumann-Fest 2019 in May.
There are also
plans to produce several new Cds, including
as recording of his string quartetts.
Furthermore, several commissions for new compositions are in discussion,
among them interesting projects for the Beethoven
year 2020, an European theme
and probably a text by late
Nobel price winner Günter Grass.
Aside, Lombardi is going to return to his
work upon a new opera project
"OFER", the libretto of which is based upon
a novel by Man Booker-Prize winner David Grossmann.
" The aim of my musical creation is
... to participate in the essence
of oral tradition:
transmission of essence, preservation
and change ...
|In our period of worldwide wars and
"Neharo't, Neharo't gets an increasing,
but deeply sad importance and is currently often performed:
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.
Another of her compositions,
The shadow which brings dreams, is dedicated to
original writings of children who had been
deported to Theresienstadt, is meant to be a message of
hope, since the children,
even though surrounded by death and despair, speak in simple words
upon hope and the beauty of the creation.
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 for Giora Feidman and the Arditti String Quartet.
After it's successful world premier
in 1996, the music went around the world
, accompanying the silent movie or as
chamber music version for string orchestra:
f. clarinet and string quartett or string orchestra.
Video footage for all
Info Silent movies from
a thrilling film-concert will
have it's world premier: Buchwald's new original sound
track for "CASANOVA",
a French-Russian silent movie
from 1927 is planned to be performed for the first time in Italy in summer.
performances are programmed for Pordenone, Freiburg,
London and Paris.
Likewise, the Cinémathèque
Francaise will release a DVD of the film together with Buchwald's new
Buchwald is composing a new music for the silent movie "Die Stadt ohne Juden"
(The town without Jews) upon request of the Seattle festival. It will be premiered
on April 15, 2019 in
DVD-Democopies for Buchwalds
Murnaus "Nosferatu" and
"The Wind" and the Japanese silent movie
"Sumiko" as well
as the corresponding scores are available.
|JEAN JACQUES LEMETRE
Music written for the ThdS
Music from "Cds à ID"
are 2 new publications available upon Lemêtre's work and
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
has been released at Fortdecafe.
last production of Ariane Mnouchkine's Théâtre du Soleil,
chambre en Inde" with the music of Lemêtre has been
nominated for French Prix Molière.