Program Notes. Georges Bizet ( – ) died only three months after the premiere of “Carmen” convinced that it was a failure. Not so many years later it. Franz Waxman: Carmen Fantasy, for violin and orchestra – Play streams in full or download MP3 from Classical Archives (), the largest and. Franz Waxman. Carmen Fantasy, for violin & orchestra. Composition Information ↓; Description ↓; Appears On ↓. Share on. facebook · twitter · tumblr.

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French Collection [Bonus CD]. This article about a classical composition is a stub. When producer Friedemann Fantawy was producing a recording with trumpeter Sergei Nakariakov he asked Aleksandr Markovich to finish Waxman ‘s sketches; the success of that recording has led to the work becoming a trumpet favorite, which in turn has stimulated new interest in the violin original.

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Concerto; Tema con variazioni; Waxman: Please enable JavaScript in your browser to use the site fully. The composer revised the score between Fraz 13 and October 18, Jascha Heifetz Greatest Hits. This minute display piece was one of several works Waxman wrote for a film, Humoresque, starring John Garfield as a struggling violinist.


He recorded it with Donald Voorhees on November 11, and the recording has never been out-of-print. The Carmen Fantasy is based on themes from Georges Bizet ‘s famous opera, Carmen, and is among the most brilliant of the many existing adaptations of this favorite.

Xarmen Leonid Kogan Legacy, Vol. Streams Videos All Posts. The music, based on various themes from Georges Bizet ‘s opera Carmen and unrelated although somewhat similar in structure to the similarly titled work Carmen Fantasy by Pablo de Sarasate[2] was initially meant to be played by Jascha Heifetz. Virtuoso Pieces for Violin and Piano.

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Unable to obtain a score for the work in the Soviet Union, Kogan made up his own score by listening to the Heifetz recording and copying the notes down one-by-one! Instead, properly he bypassed Sarasate and went back to Bizet. In our own time the Bizet masterpiece has been tranmogrified as a musical Carmen Jones as a ballet by the Soviet avante-garde composer Rodion Shchedrin not to mention Tin Pan Alley songwriters, jazz instrumentalists, bathroom baritones and even rock groups.

Music for Violin and Piano. While at Warner Brothers —he composed the music for a variety of films; Objective, Burma! Carmen Fantasie is a virtuoso showpiece for violin and orchestra.

Articles containing German-language text All stub articles. You can help Wikipedia by expanding it. A Life in Music, Vols. From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. Shortly after its release Kondrashin defected to the West and most of his Russian recordings were destroyed.


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Carmen fantasy for violin and orchestra [after Bizet]

Waxman’s friend Jascha Heifetz agreed to record the violin part for wxaman soundtrack, and together he and Waxman selected familiar classical works to be adapted for violin and orchestra, with the violin parts tailor-made for Heifetz.

Waxman was the first American to conduct the major orchestras of the USSR in Moscow, Leningrad and Kiev and during his April visit he promised to send the orchestral parts to Kogan for a recording with Kirill Carmem.

This work is not at all related to the Sarasate hodgepodge. Lalo, Sarasate, Ravel, Waxman. The Original Jacket Collection: The Best of Maxim Vengerov. Heifetz did finally recorded it inhowever, and this now-classic recording has never been out of print.

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