schott-music.com - News http://www.schott-music.com/news/archive/index.html?_NewsSearch=1&_NewsSearch_page=6 schott-music.com - News en-UK thomas.fischer@schott-music.com (Thomas Fischer) Fri, 23 Jan 2015 00:00:00 +0000 Mon, 26 Jan 2015 21:25:44 +0100 Schott Music - CMS http://blogs.law.harvard.edu/tech/rss 60 Work of the Week - Gerald Barry: Day - 01/23/2015 http://www.schott-music.com/news/archive/show,11175.html?newsCategoryId=18 On Wednesday 28 January, a new version for orchestra of Gerald Barry’s Day will receive its world premiere at the BBC Philharmonic Studio in Salford. The portrait concert is part of "Before the Road: The Music of Gerald Barry", a two-day festival organised by the Royal Northern College of Music and BBC Philharmonic celebrating the work of the Irish composer. The BBC Philharmonic, who... Fri, 23 Jan 2015 00:00:00 +0100 http://www.schott-music.com/news/archive/show,11175.html?newsCategoryId=18 schott-music.com - News Work of the Week Top Story Casken and Goehr at Wigmore Hall - 01/17/2015 http://www.schott-music.com/news/archive/show,11153.html?newsCategoryId=12 Tonight at Wigmore Hall, the Nash Ensemble perform John Casken’s Infanta Marina and Alexander Goehr’s …around Stravinsky in a pre-concert concert and discussion. The concert is part of a series for the ensemble's 50th anniversary season showcasing some of the many works they commissioned over the years. So far the series has included works by Schott composers Mark-Anthony Turnage ( Slide Stride... Sat, 17 Jan 2015 00:00:00 +0000 http://www.schott-music.com/news/archive/show,11153.html?newsCategoryId=12 schott-music.com - News News from Schott London Composers News Event-News Theodorakis' "Zorbas" Ballet Touring Italy - 01/14/2015 http://www.schott-music.com/news/archive/show,11173.html?newsCategoryId=15 "I took an old melody, a Cretan dance, and reworked it into an improvisation, always aware that I was going to write a specific composition later. But the final result, the dance to this old melody, was so captivating we decided not to change it." It was a fortunate twist of fate, since Zorbas' Dance from the movie "Zorba the Greek" (1964) – composed as a playback placefolder... Wed, 14 Jan 2015 00:00:00 +0000 http://www.schott-music.com/news/archive/show,11173.html?newsCategoryId=15 schott-music.com - News Composers News Work of the week - Toshio Hosokawa: Blossoming II - 01/13/2015 http://www.schott-music.com/news/archive/show,11130.html?newsCategoryId=18 Toshio Hosokawa’s orchestral work Blossoming II will be performed this week by two orchestras in four cities. As part of a short tour, the London Symphony Orchestra will perform the work under the baton of Robin Ticciati, travelling from the Austrian premiere in Vienna on 22 January via Linz on 23 January to London on 25 January. At the same time, Jun Maerkl and the Detroit Symphony Orchestra will... Tue, 13 Jan 2015 00:00:00 +0000 http://www.schott-music.com/news/archive/show,11130.html?newsCategoryId=18 schott-music.com - News Work of the Week Top Story Work of the Week - Ryan Wigglesworth: Études-Tableaux - 01/12/2015 http://www.schott-music.com/news/archive/show,11118.html?newsCategoryId=18 On 16 January, Ryan Wigglesworth’s new orchestral work Études-Tableaux will have its world premiere performance at Severance Hall in Cleveland. Franz Welser-Möst will conduct the Cleveland Orchestra where Wigglesworth currently holds the position of Daniel R. Lewis Young Composer Fellow. The concert, which concludes with Mahler’s 6th Symphony, will receive a second performance on 17 January. ... Mon, 12 Jan 2015 00:00:00 +0000 http://www.schott-music.com/news/archive/show,11118.html?newsCategoryId=18 schott-music.com - News Work of the Week Top Story Larcher Wins Stoeger Prize - 01/06/2015 http://www.schott-music.com/news/archive/show,11103.html?newsCategoryId=12 Schott composer Thomas Larcher is the winner of the Elise L. Stoeger Prize for 2014/15. The Stoeger Prize is given every two years in recognition of significant contributions to the field of chamber music composition. A composer of great achievement on canvasses both large and small, Larcher merits specific recognition for his work in the highly concentrated art form of chamber music, for which... Tue, 06 Jan 2015 00:00:00 +0000 http://www.schott-music.com/news/archive/show,11103.html?newsCategoryId=12 schott-music.com - News News from Schott London Composers News Top Story Work of the week - Erich Wolfgang Korngold: Straussiana - 01/01/2015 http://www.schott-music.com/news/archive/show,11094.html?newsCategoryId=18 The New Year’s Concert 2015 of Dresden’s State Operetta will be on 1, 3, 4, 8, and 9 January. It is titled after Erich Wolfgang Korngold’s work Straussiana and will equally be a homage to Johann Strauss. The Orchestra under the baton of Andreas Schüller will play other Strauss-adaptations by Korngold as well, and of course also original works of the Waltz-king. Korngold, who had to emigrate... Thu, 01 Jan 2015 00:00:00 +0000 http://www.schott-music.com/news/archive/show,11094.html?newsCategoryId=18 schott-music.com - News Work of the Week Top Story In Memory of Jane Bown - 12/22/2014 http://www.schott-music.com/news/archive/show,11062.html?newsCategoryId=12 In memory of Jane Hope Bown who passed away yesterday at the age of 89, here is the photograph she took of Sir Michael Tippett in his later years. ... Mon, 22 Dec 2014 00:00:00 +0000 http://www.schott-music.com/news/archive/show,11062.html?newsCategoryId=12 schott-music.com - News News from Schott London The Best Film Hits - 12/19/2014 http://www.schott-music.com/news/archive/show,10987.html?newsCategoryId=19 Juchem: Movie Classics - For flute - The cinema mesmerizes us with thrilling stories of love, suspense, adventure and fateful encounters. From the emotionally charged ballad to the rocking or even groovy soundtrack: In the fourth volume of the Schott Flute Lounge series, Dirko Juchem presents a wide selection of unforgotten classics of the history of cinema in fresh arrangements especially... Fri, 19 Dec 2014 00:00:00 +0000 http://www.schott-music.com/news/archive/show,10987.html?newsCategoryId=19 schott-music.com - News New Publications schott aktuell - the journal 1/2015: GIANTS OF 20th CENTURY OPERA - 12/18/2014 http://www.schott-music.com/news/archive/show,11048.html?newsCategoryId=11 Happy New Year! Following the holiday period, we at Schott Music are looking forward to an exciting twelve months ahead, with many major premières from our composers as well as performances of classic works. The first two months of 2015 are a good example of this, with several of the operatic masterpieces in the Schott catalogue receiving significant performances. György Ligeti’s Le Grand Macabre... Thu, 18 Dec 2014 00:00:00 +0000 http://www.schott-music.com/news/archive/show,11048.html?newsCategoryId=11 schott-music.com - News Global News from Schott Music Composers News Top Story Advance Music Newsletter - 12/18/2014 http://www.schott-music.com/news/archive/show,11051.html?newsCategoryId=19 First Advance Music Newsletter The first advance music newsletter is out! Don't miss our new publications, highlights, and special offers. You can apply now: www.advancemusic.com/newsletter... Thu, 18 Dec 2014 00:00:00 +0000 http://www.schott-music.com/news/archive/show,11051.html?newsCategoryId=19 schott-music.com - News New Publications In the Charts with the Violin - 12/17/2014 http://www.schott-music.com/news/archive/show,10910.html?newsCategoryId=19 Zlanabitnig: Pop for Violin - For 1-2 violins - Anyone who plays the violin and wants to practise not just classical pieces will find this volume an excellent choice. It contains current chart hits but a few oldies as well. They all are arranged for two parts so that the songs can be practised by two players or with the attached play-along CD. ... Wed, 17 Dec 2014 00:00:00 +0000 http://www.schott-music.com/news/archive/show,10910.html?newsCategoryId=19 schott-music.com - News New Publications Selected Pieces for Piano - 12/15/2014 http://www.schott-music.com/news/archive/show,10985.html?newsCategoryId=19 Takase: 16 Pieces for Piano - For piano solo - The compositions by Aki Takase alternate between ethereal, light melodies and powerful rhythms. Her musical roots in jazz music and free improvisation blend together to form a tonal language far beyond any conventions. "16 Pieces for Piano" contains a selection of earlier works as well as six new pieces. All titles were newly recorded... Mon, 15 Dec 2014 00:00:00 +0000 http://www.schott-music.com/news/archive/show,10985.html?newsCategoryId=19 schott-music.com - News New Publications Work of the week - Jörg Widamnn: Trauermarsch - 12/15/2014 http://www.schott-music.com/news/archive/show,11040.html?newsCategoryId=18 The 18 December marks the premiere of Jörg Widmann’s new piano concerto Trauermarsch , commissioned by the Berlin Philharmonic, Toronto Symphony Orchestra and San Francisco Symphony. It wiill be performed by the Berlin Philharmonic and pianist Yefim Bronfman under the baton of Sir Simon Rattle at Berlin’s Philharmonie. Despite having written concerti for violin, oboe, clarinet ( Elegie... Mon, 15 Dec 2014 00:00:00 +0000 http://www.schott-music.com/news/archive/show,11040.html?newsCategoryId=18 schott-music.com - News Work of the Week Work of the week - Henri Dutilleux: Le temps l'horloge - 12/08/2014 http://www.schott-music.com/news/archive/show,11035.html?newsCategoryId=18 On 12 December, the Dutch premiere of Henri Dutilleux’s Le temps l’horloge will take place in Amsterdam’s Concertgebouw with English soprano Sally Mathews, the Koninklijk Concertgebouworkest and David Robertson conducting. Due to illness of the solist, the performance had to be cancelled. The Netherlands Premiere is postponed for an indefinite time. Le temps l’horloge ,... Mon, 08 Dec 2014 00:00:00 +0000 http://www.schott-music.com/news/archive/show,11035.html?newsCategoryId=18 schott-music.com - News Work of the Week