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

I have dreamt in my life dreams, that have stayed with me forever.

Talking Herrmann

NxNW live 5
James Nolen ... Günther Kögebehn
4 replies
02 - 05 December 2017
05 December 2017
The problem was more likely the score material than the film print or I've heard... Patrick Russ to the rescue... ;)
Antony Marti ... OnyaBirri
One reply
03 December 2017
03 December 2017
Long-time vinyl enthusiasts are for the most part dubious of new vinyl releases. While there are some good pressings, quality control overall has gone down, ...
Truth,Justice, and the American Way 157
Les Townsend ... Ambrose Chapell
156 replies
06 November 2004 - 24 November 2017
24 November 2017
Thanks, anyway. There's been mention of some 6th season AOS music that also turned up in early Hanna-Barbera TV cartoons. The specific piece is called "Bassoon and Zig_Zag Strings" by Jack Shaindlin. ...
BH Back at Carnegie Hall, 75 Years Later 8
Stephen Cimino ... Halrand
7 replies
04 - 23 November 2017
23 November 2017
I would like to have been there. Here is some background: HERRMANNS PSYCHO SUITE
Soviet film 3
James Nolen ...
2 replies
20 - 21 November 2017
21 November 2017
How could forget Prokofiev! "Alexander Nevsky" and "Lt Kije" are Masterpieces. "Ivan the Terrible" is also a fine score.
Crime Classics in Chicago 3
Günther Kögebehn ... Jim Cleveland
2 replies
30 October - 21 November 2017
21 November 2017
Hey Jim! I'm STILL waiting for a reply to my last e-mail! :)
Review of 'The Red Shoes' 17
Stan Sisskin ... OnyaBirri
16 replies
30 October - 01 November 2017
01 November 2017
No trap at all, Stan: Oscar-winning is in this case merely descriptive adjectives whose importance is purely in the eye of the beholder. They can give it as much, or as little, ...
Orson Welles and the City (new book)
Matthew Asprey Gear
No replies
27 October 2017
27 October 2017
Hi everybody, It's been a long time since I posted here, although my enthusiasm for Bernard Herrmann has not waned. ...
Identify This Music, CBS Radio Mystery Theatre 4
OnyaBirri ...
3 replies
18 - 23 October 2017
23 October 2017
Thanks. Because of Herrmann's involvement with the CBS library, I am hoping for some crossover knowledge.
A Reel change requires a break in the music 7
Markus ... OnyaBirri
6 replies
18 - 22 October 2017
22 October 2017
A real change also requires a break in the music. I have always felt compelled to listen to new albums and even different genres when going through a life's change, as if to mark a new starting point, ...

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