Archive for: Steve Schwartz

Film Review: Weill

Film Review Weill Der Kuhhandel Reviewed by Steve Schwartz Ursula Pfitzner (Juanita Sanchez); Dietmar Kerschbaum (Juan Santos); Michael Kraus (Mr Jones); Carlo Hartmann (President Mendez); Wolfgang Gratschmaier (Ximenez); Rolf Haunstein (General Gardia Conchas), et al. Chorus and Orchestra of the Vienna Volksoper/Christoph Eberle. Phoenix Edition 803 DVD TT: 138:00 In the early Thirties, Kurt Weill,…

CD Review: Prokofiev; Myaskovsky; Rachmaninov

CD Review Prokofiev Sinfonia concertante in E minor, Op. 125; Myaskovsky Cello Concerto in C minor, Op. 66;* Rachmaninov: Vocalise (mono)** Mstislav Rostropovich, cello; Royal Philharmonic Orchestra/Malcolm Sargent; *Philharmonia Orchestra/Malcolm Sargent; **Alexander Dedyukhin, piano EMI 3 80012 2 TT 73:29 Reviewed by Steve Schwartz Since his career lasted so long, one tends forget that Rostropovich…