Philadelphia Orchestra

Music Review
12:00 pm
Thu July 12, 2012

Music Review: Everyone Should Own Korngold

Erich Korngold (1897-1957), a founder of film music is most noted for his Academy Award winning soundtrack for The Adventures of Robin Hood.


             Child prodigy and 1940’s film composer Erich Korngold should make a reappearance on everyone’s CD shelf with EMI’s Classics series.  This two CD set shows off his non-Hollywood compositions including his only violin concerto, and the Much Ado About Nothing Suite. 

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