I have been involved with two recent films which followed projects dear to my heart.
The first Doc, Julius Burger : A Journey In Exile follows my colleagues and I As we worked to research, rehearse and record the unpublished lieder (spanning from 1915-1988) of Jewish exile, the Viennese composer Julius Burger (Bürger). This can be viewed on the Rediscovered Beauty website:
The Second, Playing Haydn for the Angel of Death,
was created by Pioneer PBS in Minnesota and received is premiere on Wednesday May 10th 2023. This Film follows my colleagues Dr. Daniel Rieppel, composer Martha Helen Schmidt and I as we prepare for the Icelandic Premiere of our recent song cycle project. The song cycle is a beautiful setting of prose by our late friend and extraordinary poet, Bill Holm.
This can be viewed on Pioneer PBS's website:
A Journey In Exile : The Lieder of Julius Burger
This album represents the first ever recordings of Viennese composer Julius Burger’s lieder, spanning from 1915 to his final piece in 1988. These pieces show a master of his craft and a legacy from a world which was thought to have been lost.
Julius Burger’s lieder, spanning from 1915 to his final piece in 1988. These pieces show a master of his craft and a legacy from a world which was thought to have been lost.
Music and the Holocaust
As the current ORT Marks Fellow at the Parkes Institute - Southampton University, I contribute articles to this site on various composers, artists, and events impacted by the Holocaust.
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