Search Catalogue

FEATURED COMPOSERS

Schwertsik on Schwertsik

Get Adobe Flash player
Now Playing: Medium Quality 16:9 (320x180, 400kbps)
Play High Quality 16:9 (480x270, 820Kbps)

Views: 6205



This interview with Kurt Schwertsik, filmed at his home in Vienna, explores his musical development, his radical shift from Darmstadt to tonality and his unique blend of melancholy and humour. Featured works include Earthly Sounds, Baumgesänge (Tree Songs), Instant Music, Nachtmusiken and Wiener Chronik 1848.

The Schwertsik on Schwertsik web documentary is presented by Boosey & Hawkes and directed by Tommy Pearson of Red Ted Films.

Recordings heard on this video are courtesy of:
ABC Classics
Chandos Records
Largo Records
Radio Ö1 / ORF (Austrian Broadcasting Corporation)
RSO Wien (ORF Radio Symphony Orchestra Vienna)

Featured Clips

Ursula Mamlok Movements (Trailer)

Source: Berrini Film Productions

Views: 1761

Steven Mackey on Steven Mackey

Source: Boosey & Hawkes

Views: 454

Magnus Lindberg at the New York Philharmonic

Source: New York Philharmonic

Views: 11418

Michel van der Aa: Sunken Garden trailer 2

Source: English National Opera

Views: 2630

Michel van der Aa: Sunken Garden trailer 1

Source: English National Opera

Views: 2395


FAQ | Contact Us | Links | About Us | Shop Directory | Careers | Terms of use | RSS Index