New Yorker. 4/29/2019, Vol. 95 Issue 10, p10-10. 1/9p.
WOLF, Hugo, 1860-1903, KATZ, Martin, and BROOKLYN Public Library
The article previews an April 28, 2019 performance of works by composer Hugo Wolf, starring pianist Martin Katz, at the Brooklyn Public Library, and a May 3, 2019 performance at the Brooklyn Historical Society, both in New York City.
MUSICAL style, MUSICAL composition, GERMAN songs, CHAMBER music, and BIOGRAPHIES of composers
The article presents a profile of the music and life of the late 19th-century Austrian composer Hugo Wolf. Details are given overviewing the prominent features of Wolf's compositional style, highlighting his settings of art songs and chamber operatic works. Discussion is also given commenting on the interpretation and reception of his works in the U.S. classical music world.
The article discusses the contrasting profiles of the late-Romantic composer Gustav Mahler and Austrian composer Hugo Wolf. It says that the autocratic determination and iron will of Mahler made him a lot of enemies during his stint as Wiener Hofoper director. According to the author, Mahler and Wolf belong to opposing factions of the Brahms-Wagner debate, which led to a polarized Viennese musical scene at the late parts of the nineteenth century and the early parts of the twentieth century. The connections between Wolf and Mahler are also discussed.
Military Technology. 2006, Vol. 30 Issue 6, p176-177. 2p.
DEFENSE industries and MILITARY electronics industry
The article presents an interview with Mr. Hugo Wolf, Head of Public Security Division of Rheinmetall AG. When asked to assess the German market, Wolf states that the German market is dismembered and too small due to lack of money. Mr. Wolf also outlines the five main operational fields of his company Rheinmetall which includes border protection, protection of facilities and installations, maritime protection, emergency management and equipping the emergency services. He also clarifies that the their product, the border control systems are currently not in service but they have presented it to Bulgaria, Poland and several North African governments.
American Record Guide. Nov/Dec95, Vol. 58 Issue 6, p234. 2p.
Reviews the music recordings `Penthesilia,' by Hugo Wolf, `Kathchen on Heilbronn Music,' by Hans Pfitzner and `Frau ohne Schatten Fantasy,' by Johann Strauss, as performed by Staatskapelle Berlin and conducted by Otmar Suitner. Performance; Orches tration.