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July 2016

Vol. 20, no. 3

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THE BRUCKNER JOURNAL,

VOLUME TWENTY, NUMBER THREE

NOVEMBER 2016

 

This issue contains a wide variety of information about recent performances, articles on aspects of Bruckner's works and their reception, and news of current and future events which will be of interest to Brucknerians. 

 

Volume Twenty-one, Number  One will be published in

March 2017.  Should you wish to contribute an article, short essay, letter or comment to the Journal, on any Bruckner-related subject, please contact either Michael Cucka at brucknerjournal@yahoo.com or Crawford Howie at acrhowie@blueyonder.co.uk.

ITEMS  IN THIS ISSUE

 

Erich Eisner, an Early Champion of Bruckner in Latin America  by Miguel J. Ramirez Musicologist - Instructor of Music at James Madison University (Virginia).  

Bruckner’s Late Symphonies In Post-War Japan: A Synopsis Of Performance And Recording From 1948 to 2016  by Marc Bridle     

 

Editing Bruckner’s Fifth Symphony   by Dermot Gault    

 

Gerd Schaller Comments On His New Bruckner Ninth Symphony Finale Completion  - Interview   

 

St. Florian BrucknerTage Festival: August 14 – 20 2106 - Report by Ken Ward, Michael Cucka

 

Lucerne Festival 2016: Primadonnas, Bruckner and a missed chance - Report by Albert Boliger

  

CONCERTS REVIEWED

 

ANNANDALE-ON-HUDSON, NY FISHER CENTER, BARD COLLEGE  24 SEPTEMBER 2016

Copland -  Clarinet Concerto (Viktor Toth)

Bruckner -  Symphony No. 5, original version

 The Orchestra Now Leon Botstein, conducting

 

 CHICAGO    SYMPHONY CENTER    25, 26 June 2016

 Bruckner – Symphony No. 9, Te Deum

 Chicago Symphony Orchestra / Riccardo Muti Chicago Symphony Chorus / Duain Wolfe Soloists: Erin Wall, Okka von der Damerau, Steve Davislim, Eric Owens

 

LONDON    ROYAL FESTIVAL HALL  28 SEPTEMBER 2016

 BEETHOVEN: Piano Concerto No.1 (Valery Afanassiev) B

RUCKNER: Symphony No.4

 London Philharmonic Orchestra Vladimir Jurowski, conducting

 

WALTHAMSTOW, LONDON ST MICHAEL & ALL ANGELS CHURCH  16 SEPTEMBER 2016

 MOZART: Eine kleine Nachtmusik

BORODIN: Nocturne from String Quartet No. 2

BRUCKNER: String Quintet.

 Fitzwilliam String Quartet:  Lucy Russell violin; Marcus Barcham Stevens violin; Alan George viola; Andrew Skidmore cello  with Roger Chase, viola

 

NEW YORK, USA     CARNEGIE HALL   14 JULY 2016   

MOZART: Piano Concerto No. 22 (Emanuel Ax)

BRUCKNER: Symphony No. 6    

National Youth Orchestra of the United States of America Christoph Eschenbach, conducting

 

EBRACH, BAVARIA    ABBEY     24 JUNE 2016

 BRUCKNER: Symphony No. 9        (with finale supplemented from original sources and completed by Gerd Schaller)

 Philharmonie Festiva   Gerd Schaller, conducting

CONCERT LISTINGS

 

November 2016 - February 20167

 

And sundry other short items of interest to Brucknerians

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CDS & DVDS REVIEWED

 

 

No CD reviews this issue.