29. May 2010 · Comments Off on Happy Birthday, Erich Korngold! · Categories: Birthdays!

(May 29, 1897 – November 29, 1957)

From opera to movies to concerti to … well … he just wrote a lot, eh? I’m still amazed that he wrote Die Tote Stadt at the age of 23. What were you doing when you were 23? Huh?

Robin Hood:

Violin Concerto, 1st Movement:

Die Tote Stadt selections from San Francisco Opera (Dan and I saw this. I loved it!):

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