Articles tagged 'Schubert'

Anomalies Pleasant and Surprising

Berio may have been the postwar generation’s most sentimental if not most wistful composer. Unlike many of his peers, he acknowledged music’s history and would freely adapt, orchestrate and reinterpret the music of others, as well as his own.

Anomalies Pleasant and Surprising

Berio may have been the postwar generation’s most sentimental if not most wistful composer. Unlike many of his peers, he acknowledged music’s history and would freely adapt, orchestrate and reinterpret the music of others, as well as his own.

Schoenberg’s “Mis-Handel-ing” and Other Curiosities

We dwell rather on a few monstrous creations by composers who should have known better. Step at your own risk behind a dingy sideshow curtain to gawk at a shelf of specimens in dirty jars.

Schoenberg’s “Mis-Handel-ing” and Other Curiosities

We dwell rather on a few monstrous creations by composers who should have known better. Step at your own risk behind a dingy sideshow curtain to gawk at a shelf of specimens in dirty jars.

Random Noise 2

Russia and the USA, Shostakovich and Feldman

Random Noise 2

Russia and the USA, Shostakovich and Feldman

Dear La Folia 10.

I am Black Point’s foremost collector of Bach’s Aria mit verschiedenen Veränderungen.

Dear La Folia 10.

I am Black Point’s foremost collector of Bach’s Aria mit verschiedenen Veränderungen.

The Hyperion Schubert Lieder Edition, Part Three

The thirty-seven volume Hyperion Schubert Lieder Edition, containing all of Schubert’s more than six hundred songs, is one of the great landmarks in the history of recording.

The Hyperion Schubert Lieder Edition, Part Three

The thirty-seven volume Hyperion Schubert Lieder Edition, containing all of Schubert’s more than six hundred songs, is one of the great landmarks in the history of recording.

The Hyperion Schubert Lieder Edition, Part Two

Here we continue with Volume 15.

The Hyperion Schubert Lieder Edition, Part Two

Here we continue with Volume 15.

The Hyperion Schubert Lieder Edition, Part One

In his Introduction to the project, Graham Johnson notes that Schubert, when collating his songs for publication, gave careful consideration to the building of a program.

The Hyperion Schubert Lieder Edition, Part One

In his Introduction to the project, Graham Johnson notes that Schubert, when collating his songs for publication, gave careful consideration to the building of a program.

Schubert Lieder on CD

Haydn, Mozart and Beethoven certainly composed some fine songs, but it remained for Schubert to achieve real perfection in a previously unattained unification of poetic text and music.

Schubert Lieder on CD

Haydn, Mozart and Beethoven certainly composed some fine songs, but it remained for Schubert to achieve real perfection in a previously unattained unification of poetic text and music.