Franz Schubert News

Date Of Birth:
January 31, 1797
Date Of Death:
November 19, 1828 (31)
Birth Place:
Lichtental, AUSTRIA
Gender:
Male
Spanish Conductor Pablo Heras-Casado Makes Harmonia Mundi Label Debut Today
by BWW News Desk - Oct 03, 2013

On his first recording for harmonia mundi, conductor Pablo Heras-Casado - whose conducting career encompasses the great symphonic and operatic repertoire, historically informed performance and cutting-edge contemporary scores - offers a fresh look at the symphonies of Franz Schubert. (more...)

MALCOLM, THE MAN IN BLACK and More Set for Coleman Lemieux & Compagnie's 2013-14 Season
by BWW News Desk - Oct 03, 2013

Coleman Lemieux & Compagnie (CLC) Co-Artistic Directors Laurence Lemieux and Bill Coleman have announce an eclectic and daring new season of four new and returning stage works for 2013-14. As well, the 'joint will be jumping' as the acclaimed CLC hosts many more shows by great dance and theatre artists from Toronto and beyond at The Citadel, its home in Regent Park. (more...)

Schubertiade Hohenems 2013: Besetzungs- und Programmänderung / Cast change
by BWW News Desk - Oct 02, 2013

Weil sie aus familiaren Grunden London nicht verlassen kann, musste Kate Royal ihren Liederabend in Hohenems am 7. Oktober 2013 (20 Uhr) leider absagen. Wir freuen uns, dass Thomas Tatzl sich bereit erklart hat, das Konzert zusammen mit Christian Koch am Klavier kurzfristig mit folgendem Programm zu ubernehmen: (more...)

The Firm to Celebrate 100th Concert with Pianist Clemens Leske, Oct 7
by BWW News Desk - Oct 01, 2013

With one hundred concerts, three hundred world premieres, and enough accolades to fill an auditorium, composer driven chamber music outfit, The Firm, are gearing up to present their 100th concert since their inception in 1996. Distinguished pianist Clemens Leske will perform Schubert's Piano Sonata in A major, D. 959, Metamorphosis One and Three by Philip Glass, Winterklavier by Raymond Chapman Smith, Schubert Variations by Quentin Grant and the world premiere of Time's Long Ruin by Anne Cawrse on Monday October 7, 8pm in Elder Hall. (more...)

LAS CANCIONES to Play Sundays, Oct 6 & 13, Nov 17 & 24
by BWW News Desk - Sep 28, 2013

LAS CANCIONES -- DOMINGOS 6,13 Y 20 DE OCTUBRE; DOMINGOS 10, 17 Y 24 DE NOVIEMBRE. (more...)

BWW Reviews: Evenings at Elder Hall 2013: HOMAGE, THREE CHOIRS IN CONCERT Young Singers Thrill the Audience with a Feast of Choral Music by Benjamin Britten
by Barry Lenny - Sep 23, 2013

The sixth concert in the Evenings at Elder Hall series features the three choirs from the Elder Conservatorium in a feast of music by the supremely talented Benjamin Britten. (more...)

Susanna Phillips to Headline Bach Week Benefit Concert at Anderson Chapel, 10/13
by BWW News Desk - Sep 20, 2013

Soprano Susanna Phillips, a star of New York's Metropolitan and Chicago's Lyric Opera stages, will headline a concert at 2:30 p.m. on Sunday, October 13, in Anderson Chapel at North Park University, 5149 N. Spaulding Ave., Chicago, to benefit the spring 2014 Bach Week Festival in Evanston and Chicago. (more...)

MALCOLM, THE MAN IN BLACK and More Set for Coleman Lemieux & Compagnie's 2013-14 Season
by BWW News Desk - Sep 18, 2013

Coleman Lemieux & Compagnie (CLC) Co-Artistic Directors Laurence Lemieux and Bill Coleman have announce an eclectic and daring new season of four new and returning stage works for 2013-14. As well, the 'joint will be jumping' as the acclaimed CLC hosts many more shows by great dance and theatre artists from Toronto and beyond at The Citadel, its home in Regent Park. (more...)

Larry Chance, Magical Nights and More Coming Up at Westchester Broadway Theatre, Sept-Oct 2013
by BWW News Desk - Sep 17, 2013

Check out the exciting special performances coming up at Westchester Broadway Theatre. Details below! (more...)

Pianist Shai Wosner Performs Recital at SubCulture NYC Tonight
by BWW News Desk - Sep 17, 2013

Pianist Shai Wosner will perform a Franz Schubert-themed recital program at SubCulture NYC tonight, September 17 at 7:30 p.m. - the first recital in SubCulture's new piano series, with 14 performances over 15 days, featuring prominent jazz, classical, and rock pianists. Tickets to the recital are priced at $25 and available on the SubCulture website. Mr. Wosner, noted as a pianist at the 'front rank of the Schubertians' by BBC Music Magazine, will play Schubert's Klavierstuck in E-flat minor, D. 946, No. 1, Jorg Widmann's Idyll and Abyss (Six Schubert Reminiscences), and Schubert's final Sonata in B-flat major, D. 960. (more...)

Kansas City Ballet's 56th Season Features Jerome Robbins' FANCY FREE & More
by BWW News Desk - Sep 10, 2013

Kansas City Ballet's 56th season opens with a Fall program featuring a new work by Los Angeles-based choreographer Jodie Gates, George Balanchine's Allegro Brillante, Jerome Robbins' hugely popular Fancy Free with music byLeonard Bernstein, a recent work by William Whitener, and Opus One, a world premiere by newly appointed Kansas City Ballet Artistic Director Devon Carney. The Fall program will be accompanied by Kansas City Symphony and conducted by Kansas City Ballet Music Director Ramona Pansegrau. (more...)

Pianist Inon Barnatan Records New Solo Album Out Today
by BWW News Desk - Sep 10, 2013

Called 'a born Schubertian' by Gramophone magazine, pianist Inon Barnatan has recorded his second solo album for the AVIE label, released today, September 10, 2013. (more...)

Nicholas Phan Launches Trinity Wall Street's CELEBRATING BRITTEN FESTIVAL and More in 2013-14
by BWW News Desk - Sep 05, 2013

Tenor Nicholas Phan will kick off his 2013-14 season as one of the prime voices heard in celebrations of the composer's centenary as they culminate this fall. Today, September 5, Phan helps launch Trinity Wall Street's four-month Celebrating Britten Festival with the orchestral song cycle Nocturne. The tenor also curates the 2013 Collaborative Works Festival as the Artistic Director of Collaborative Arts Institute of Chicago, performing Britten's Canticle II: Abraham and Isaac and The Heart of the Matter, plus folk-song arrangements by Beethoven (Sept 11-15). Phan and pianist Myra Huang then embark on a U.S. recital tour - starting at Trinity Wall Street on September 21 - with a program juxtaposing Britten and Schubert. (more...)

Pianist Shai Wosner to Perform Recital at SubCulture NYC, 9/17
by BWW News Desk - Aug 30, 2013

Pianist Shai Wosner will perform a Franz Schubert-themed recital program at SubCulture NYC on Tuesday, September 17 at 7:30 p.m. - the first recital in SubCulture's new piano series, with 14 performances over 15 days, featuring prominent jazz, classical, and rock pianists. Tickets to the recital are priced at $25 and available on the SubCulture website. Mr. Wosner, noted as a pianist at the 'front rank of the Schubertians' by BBC Music Magazine, will play Schubert's Klavierstück in E-flat minor, D. 946, No. 1, Jörg Widmann's Idyll and Abyss (Six Schubert Reminiscences), and Schubert's final Sonata in B-flat major, D. 960. (more...)

Nicholas Phan to Launch Trinity Wall Street's CELEBRATING BRITTEN FESTIVAL and More in 2013-14
by BWW News Desk - Aug 30, 2013

Tenor Nicholas Phan will kick off his 2013-14 season as one of the prime voices heard in celebrations of the composer's centenary as they culminate this fall. On September 5, Phan helps launch Trinity Wall Street's four-month Celebrating Britten Festival with the orchestral song cycle Nocturne. The tenor also curates the 2013 Collaborative Works Festival as the Artistic Director of Collaborative Arts Institute of Chicago, performing Britten's Canticle II: Abraham and Isaac and The Heart of the Matter, plus folk-song arrangements by Beethoven (Sept 11-15). Phan and pianist Myra Huang then embark on a U.S. recital tour - starting at Trinity Wall Street on September 21 - with a program juxtaposing Britten and Schubert. (more...)

Larry Chance, Magical Nights and More Coming Up at Westchester Broadway Theatre, Sept-Oct 2013
by BWW News Desk - Aug 27, 2013

Check out the exciting special performances coming up at Westchester Broadway Theatre. Details below! (more...)

Pianist Inon Barnatan Records New Solo Album, Out 9/10
by BWW News Desk - Aug 12, 2013

Called “a born Schubertian” by Gramophone magazine, pianist Inon Barnatan has recorded his second solo album for the AVIE label to be released on September 10, 2013. (more...)

THE FIRM Presents Franz Schubert Concert Tonight
by BWW News Desk - Aug 05, 2013

Adelaide chamber music promoters, The Firm, present their second concert in this year's series featuring the work of the great romantic composer Franz Schubert. Following the exquisite vocal and piano concert earlier this year, The Firm present Schubert's late miraculous triptych of piano sonatas beginning with a performance of the Sonata in C minor D.958. (more...)

The Firm to Present a Performance by Marianna Grynchuk of Schubert and Glass, Today
by BWW News Desk - Aug 04, 2013

Local chamber music promoters, The Firm, present their second concert in this year's series featuring the work of the great romantic composer Franz Schubert. Following the exquisite vocal and piano concert earlier this year, The Firm present Schubert's late miraculous triptych of piano sonatas beginning with a performance of the Sonata in C minor D.958. (more...)

Spanish Conductor Pablo Heras-Casado to Make Harmonia Mundi Label Debut
by BWW News Desk - Jul 31, 2013

On his first recording for harmonia mundi, conductor Pablo Heras-Casado — whose conducting career encompasses the great symphonic and operatic repertoire, historically informed performance and cutting-edge contemporary scores — offers a fresh look at the symphonies of Franz Schubert. (more...)

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