MUSIC AND FILM: A SYMPHONIC DISCUSSION

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MUSIC AND FILM: A SYMPHONIC DISCUSSION WITH ULRIKE HAAGE, DIETRICH BRÜGGEMANN, AND ENJOTT SCHNEIDER


Organized by the Versicherungskammer Kulturstiftung in collaboration with BR-Klassik


Since the first "talkie" was made 100 years ago, films without a musical track can hardly be imagined. Soundtracks are a phenomenon that appeals to the masses and that attracts people to concert halls who wouldn't normally be very interested in symphonic music. Some scores are part of our collective memory — just think of certain soundtracks from westerns or love stories or thrillers. "The film tells you what's happening and the music tells you how it's happening" is a rule of thumb for film enthusiasts. But is this true? Are film and music really an inseparable combination? And if so, are composers of soundtracks merely providing a service? Is it possible to exercise artistic freedom while composing so-called e-music and marketable soundtracks?


Discussing this will be director, musician, and blogger Dietrich Brüggemann, musician and composer Ulrike Haage, and composer and professor emeritus of film soundtracks Enjott Schneider.


Music: Dietrich Brüggemann, Ulrike Haage, Enjott Schneider, Henry Mancini, Nino Rota


Ulrike Haage and musicians of the Munich Symphony Orchestra will perform.


Tickets may be reserved online at www.versicherungskammer-kulturstiftung.de. There are no reserved seats.


This event will be broadcast as part of the "Thema Musik Live" series on BR-Klassik radio. Please note that because of the live broadcast, seats must be taken 15 minutes before the event begins. This event is made possible by the Versicherungskammer Kulturstiftung in cooperation with BR-Klassik and in association with FILMFEST MÜNCHEN.


Location: Foyer der Versicherungskammer (Warngauer Str. 30, 81539 München-Giesing)

tags: Special Event

Date & Time

Thursday, 7/4/2019, 8:00 PM