Society for the Appreciation of the Music of Bernard Herrmann • 1911 - 1975

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Talking Herrmann

This article claims BH was influenced by Arnold Schoenberg(?) 7
Stephen Cimino ... Günther Kögebehn
6 replies
30 August - 01 September 2014
01 September 2014
Herrmann's Sinfonietta is possible the most obvious Schoenberg influenced piece. So indirectly there is some Arnie in Psycho. Also Herrmann did conduct Schoenberg's Second Chamber Symphony for CBS.
Williamsburg
Richard Reichardt
No replies
31 August 2014
31 August 2014
Did Benny write the tittle music to the Williamsburg film? I know he ah previously used it in a "Crime Classics" episode.
If Herrmann Had Recorded More Soundtrack Albums 4
OnyaBirri ... Herrmann Family
3 replies
25 - 30 August 2014
30 August 2014
Benny in his lectures made it clear each performance is unique. The particular night, the acoustics of the place, ...
Fantasy Film Worlds Expanded 5
OnyaBirri ... Montag
4 replies
08 - 26 August 2014
26 August 2014
Yes, Longer Suites are better to my ears, than technical edits.
New John Mauceri Hitchcock CD coming 27
Jim Doherty ... Günther Kögebehn
26 replies
01 July - 25 August 2014
25 August 2014
Louis, almost all that has been written about Herrmann's involvement in the "Storm Clouds" has been complete tosh. The organ part is in the in the 1934 version. ...
Marnie tracks on Amazon 6
Jim Doherty ... OnyaBirri
5 replies
06 January - 24 August 2014
24 August 2014
What do folks think of the album on Varese?
Herrmann Documentary 5
Travis McLaurin ... OnyaBirri
4 replies
15 - 19 August 2014
19 August 2014
Thanks, I think I have that on VHS someplace.
FAMILY PLOT (Hitchcock, 1975) 9
Willliam Rosar ... Travis McLaurin
8 replies
12 July - 15 August 2014
15 August 2014
Benny would've done a different score than Williams. Travis McLaurin-
Quasi-psycho
James Nolen
No replies
06 August 2014
06 August 2014
Teufelskreis Y (Twisted Nerve) on German 2-disc-DVD 3
Markus ...
2 replies
31 July - 06 August 2014
06 August 2014
On the second DVD is the complete German Cinema version, which is shorter than the official UK-version. So You will don't miss anything, if you have the former Uk-version, which is complete. ...

An Interview with Bernard Herrmann August 1975

Royal S. Brown

Byron Concert

Bernard Herrmann, Christopher Palmer and others

Herrmann in Britain

Günther Kögebehn

Herrmann CBS Legacy

Bill Wrobel

A Blue Plaque for Herrmann

Michael Beek and Günther Kögebehn

The Classic Film Scores of Bernard Herrmann

George Kaplan