|SHLOMO MINTZ & ROBERTO PROSSEDA
|In 2019/2020, the fruitful musical cooperation
between Mintz and Prosseda is documented on a series of CDs to be released by Universal
Classics/DECCA Italy, starting in May 2019 with the Sonotas for violin and piano by Mendelssohn,
A 2nd album
presenting Mendelssoh's Double
Concerto for violin and piano is to be expected
in the fall 2019.
Finally a 3rd CD will follow in 2020, dedicated to the music of the 20th century
with works by Stockhausen, Omizzolo and Fano.
All those recordings
are 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 his increasing
presence on European concert podiums
supported by the release of several new recordings.
On March 1st, Mintz' longtime expected album with the
solo sonatas by Ysaye has been released by Universal Italy/DECCA and is available at Amazon,
Apple Music, spotify and quobuz.
In early summer will follow the album with Sonatas
f. violin and piano by Mendessohn and end of 2019 Mendelssohn's Double Concerto f. violin and
piano, both recordded with Prosseda.
Complementarily, an updated complete
edition of all of Shlomo Mintz' Deutsche
Grammophon recordings has been released on April 5 at UniversaL/DG
- a present to all the admirers and fans of his exceptional music.
The 15-Cd box isalso available at JPC and Amazon.
Shlomo Mintz' upcoming seasons
on European concert podiums will include
a cycle of solo
sonatas, a duo recital series and
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 is set in January by
Mozart: Universal/ DECCA
has released the last album with his complete recordings of all piano
sonatas, waited for with curiosity by his fans.
The double CD with the sonatas 13-18,
completed by the Fantasia K 475 and the
posthume K 312 is
available at Amazon and on digital platformes
iTunes, Apple Music, Deezer, Qobuz, Tidal where it found in
the first 6 days already thousands of listeners!
will 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
(with A. Ammara) will follow in late
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
Complementarily, a recording of 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 see the world premier of a new
composition upon a biblique theme ("Sarah & Hagar) performed by the
in the frame of the Schumann-Fest 2019 in
There are also
plans to produce several new Cds,
including a recording of his string quartetts.
Furthermore, several commissions for new compositions are in discussion,
among them an European theme and
probably a text by late Nobel price winner Günter
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
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 automn 2019.
performances are programmed for Pordenone, Freiburg,
Bristol, Venice and Paris.
Likewise, the Cinémathèque
Francaise will release a DVD of the film together with Buchwald's new sound track.
20 - May 8, Buchwald will be on tour to play and conduct several
at international silent movie festivals in Europe and the US.
them the preview of his new sound track for the "Die Stadt ohne Juden"
(The city without Jews) in Paris and
the world premier of a new music for the
silent movie "The Scarlet Flower" with the Tampere Philharmonic
Orchestra at the "Loud Silent"
The world premier
of Buchwald's new music for "Die Stadt ohne Juden"
(The city without Jews) on
April 15 in Seattle
will be another highlight.
Buchwald has been invited to set to music a series of silent movies at the
San Francisco Silent Film festival
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
"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
been released at Fortdecafe.
last production of Ariane Mnouchkine's Théâtre du
chambre en Inde" with the music of Lemêtre has been
nominated for French Prix Molière.