Erich Wolfgang Korngold

Symphony in F# major

Op. 40

About this work...

The only work in true symphonic form extant in Korngold's catalog, the F sharp Symphony is Korngold's greatest post-war work, though the origins of it date back as far as 1919. The key signature is a favorite Korngold one but highly unusual for a contemporary symphony -- only Messiaen's Turangalila and Mahler's draft o... read more