Posts Categorized: Music

New Ernst Discs

Two excellent Ernst discs have recently been released. The first is the fifth volume in Toccata Classics’ complete works, featuring Serban Lupu and Ian Hobson: The second, is Robert Waechter’s recording of the Six Polyphonic Studies:    

Unknown Ernst pieces discovered

Three new Ernst pieces have been discovered since 2008. I found a photocopied manuscript copy of three waltzes for solo piano in the Janacek Institute in Brno. Numbers two and three are the two posthumously published waltzes in Ab and Db, but the first is a previously unknown and unpublished short waltz in A major…. Read more »