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Newsletter: August 1, 2019
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As of July 31st the Discography Database and the Bruckner Archive Database have been updated. The underlined headlines below will take you to the various sections of the website where the bullet points below are featured. Please use these as guides to the new information offered since the last newsletter.
Newsletter - August 1, 2019
SPECIAL SALE! For every BOOK, SCORE or CD or DVD purchased from my Collectibles Section, I will refund fifteen percent of your purchase price. Don't delay! In most cases, there is only one of each item available.
The 2019 Brucknerathon is scheduled for September 6-8 in Windsor, Connecticut. Information on signing up is available here. For those who plan to sign up, please do so soon as plans need to be made regarding provisions. Also, a custom tee-shirt for participants is being offered, but orders must be received by August 16th.
I will be attending the 2019 BrucknerTage at St Florian between August 20 and 25. If you are attending as well, please make a point of seeking me out to say hello.
A reminder to please use my Amazon links (on the right) for any items that you purchase through them.
Jaap van Zweden, Music Director of the New York Philharmonic receives the Bruckner Society's Medal of Honor on May 27th.
Please renew your Society membership- The member area password has been updated. If you have not renewed your membership in the past year, you no longer have access to the materials in the member area.
Annual membership in the Bruckner Society is $30.00 per year. Your donations will help fund further research, performances and publications. Receive one of the Society's exclusive CDs or publications with your contribution! Select them here.
The Bruckner Archive recording database (with over 9,870 listings) has been updated and it is easy to download as an Excel file. Many of these recordings are available to collectors and researchers. Contact me for details on how you can fill in some holes in your collection.
Sony in Germany will be releasing a Bruckner Symphony No. 7 with Alan Gilbert conducting the NDR Elbephilharmonie.
C Major will be completing their video Bruckner cycle with Christian Thielemann and the Staatskapelle Dresden in the Bruckner Symphony No. 2.
Brilliant Classics will be releasing a CD of Bruckner's complete piano music. The pianist is Francesco Pasqualotto. It is slated for an August release.
An unusual recording was discovered on Ebay that was not known of before. It contains a performance of the Symphony No. 4 with Gerhard Markson conducting the Barratt Due Symphony Orchestra. The concert took place in Oslo in 2005. It is the August Download of the Month!
The store is divided up into sections for CDs & SACDs, Videos, Exclusive Recordings, Special Imports, Books & Scores, Downloads, and Samples and Collectibles. Be sure to check out each section for new items.
Abruckner.com has entered into an agreement with the publisher of the MWV's Bruckner scores and publications. Order scores and critical reports from Abruckner.com. Click here for details.**** Next order deadline: October 15, 2019.
As stories in the LATEST NEWS section get older, those that are still relevant get moved into the FEATURES SECTION. There is a wealth of information here that you may have missed when they were first posted.
Essays in English and other languages are entered as they are discovered or accepted.
New graphics (over 1,100) are frequently added.
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