Erich Wolfgang Korngold

Having brought up music, let me share with readers of this blog some of my favorite music. Below are two clips from YouTube of performances of parts of the violin concerto by Erich Wolfgang Korngold. You have almost certainly heard music by Korngold before, and just didn’t know it. If you’ve seen the classic movie Robin Hood with Errol Flynn, you also heard the music Korngold composed for the film in the background.

Here’s Hilary Hahn playing the first movement:

And here’s Philippe Quint playing the second movement:

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