|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.
Finally 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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international teaching and concert activities
and conductor, the upcoming year will be marked 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 asnd piano by Mendessohn with Prosseda and end of 2019 Mendelssohn's Double Concerto
Finally, an album dedicated to the music of the 20th century.
Complementarily, an 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
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
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
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 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
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 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 struggles, Olivero's
"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 summer.
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
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 Seattle after a preview in March 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
"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
has been released at Fortdecafe.
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.