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

OBSESSIONS BD/DVD now on preorder via Indiegogo campaign 12
Jobla ... Nico B
11 replies
06 April - 24 May 2017
24 May 2017
Review: If youre a fan of vintage Hitch, New Wave hits like Blow Up, early Dario Argento, and again, early De Palma, Obsessions is an essential discovery.
No NxNW 8
James Nolen ... Jim Doherty
7 replies
05 - 16 May 2017
16 May 2017
I was really disappointed and angry. I've had tickets to this event since November of 2016, and, obviously, have been looking forward to it since then. Just when my excitement was at fever pitch, ...
Greven ... Richard Reichardt
One reply
10 - 11 May 2017
11 May 2017
A great score
PSYCHO music used in SINISTER (2012) 2
Jim Doherty ... Greven
One reply
26 March - 10 May 2017
10 May 2017
Jim, I believe SINISTER cites the jazz riff of that track that is used in the end credits of Van Sant's PSYCHO remake. I love it, and it's not included in the cd of the Elfman version of BH's score.
New vinyl release of DAY THE EARTH STOOD STILL? 9
Jobla ... OnyaBirri
8 replies
27 March - 02 May 2017
02 May 2017
"It was a boot! It uses the Fox/Arista tracks (with no recognition given to Fox/Arista), it copies the back-cover format from the Varese ONE STEP BEYOND LP. ...
Planets 4
James Nolen ... Jim Doherty
3 replies
25 April - 02 May 2017
02 May 2017
AND, to add on, I think that organ moment in THE PLANETS is brilliantly done by Herrmann.
Herrmann CD Mystery--Can Anyone Help? 3
Manny ...
2 replies
21 - 25 April 2017
25 April 2017
Souvenir de Voyages sheet music hire 2
Donny McKenzie ... KOP
One reply
24 April 2017
24 April 2017
Herrmann Debate 19
James Nolen ... OnyaBirri
18 replies
13 March - 16 April 2017
16 April 2017
I don't really understand why this concerns anyone - whether or not Herrmann is accepted within an insular little world that is fading from relevancy with each passing day.
Delius'Songs of Sunset' and Herrmanns 'Tender is the Night' 2
Markus ... Jim Doherty
One reply
18 - 23 March 2017
23 March 2017
Whether it was coincidence or subconscious channeling of Delius' work (Herrmann did indeed like Delius), you are right; the similarities are quite obvious. Interesting.

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