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) Mon, 24 Nov 2014 00:00:00 +0000 Wed, 26 Nov 2014 12:00:13 +0100 Schott Music - CMS http://blogs.law.harvard.edu/tech/rss 60 Work of the week - Johann Strauss: Wiener Blut - 11/24/2014 http://www.schott-music.com/news/archive/show,10980.html?newsCategoryId=18 On 29 November, Johann Strauss II’s operetta Wiener Blu t (Viennese Blood) will open at the beautiful Cuvilliés Theatre in Munich, performed by the orchestra and ensemble of Munich’s Staatstheater am Gärtnerplatz. The 74 year old Strauss gave his consent to Adolf Müller Jr. to create Wiener Blut from existing scores, including the concert waltz op. 354 from which the operetta takes its... Mon, 24 Nov 2014 00:00:00 +0100 http://www.schott-music.com/news/archive/show,10980.html?newsCategoryId=18 schott-music.com - News Work of the Week Work of the Week - Fazıl Say: "1914" – Overture - 11/17/2014 http://www.schott-music.com/news/archive/show,10944.html?newsCategoryId=18 On 21 November, Orchestre National de Belgique conducted by Andrey Boreyko will premiere Fazıl Say’s new work "1914" – Overture in Brussels at the Salle Henry Le Bœuf in the Palais des Beaux-Arts. The work was commissioned by the orchestra as part of the project "14-18" which marks the centenary of the beginning of the First World War. Ten composers from... Mon, 17 Nov 2014 00:00:00 +0000 http://www.schott-music.com/news/archive/show,10944.html?newsCategoryId=18 schott-music.com - News Work of the Week German Record Critics' Award - 11/14/2014 http://www.schott-music.com/news/archive/show,10940.html?newsCategoryId=99 Hosokawa and Hölszky - Quarterly German Record Critics’ Award - Award for WERGO-CDs - Two WERGO-CDs have been awarded the quarterly German Record Critics’ Award: Toshio Hosokawa Quintets & Solos WER 6769 2 (CD) Adriana Hölszky... Fri, 14 Nov 2014 00:00:00 +0000 http://www.schott-music.com/news/archive/show,10940.html?newsCategoryId=99 schott-music.com - News Top Story Humphrey Searle talk at Liszt Society's Annual Day - 11/13/2014 http://www.schott-music.com/news/archive/show,10939.html?newsCategoryId=12 This year’s Liszt Society Annual Day and International Piano Competition on 15 November will include a talk on its founding member, Schott composer Humphrey Searle. The talk will be given by David Sutton-Anderson at Goldsmith’s University in London and will include a performance of Searle’s piano piece, Vigil . Humphrey Searle - composer profile Liszt Society... Thu, 13 Nov 2014 00:00:00 +0000 http://www.schott-music.com/news/archive/show,10939.html?newsCategoryId=12 schott-music.com - News News from Schott London Composers News Event-News Work of the week - Richard Strauss: Capriccio - 11/10/2014 http://www.schott-music.com/news/archive/show,10919.html?newsCategoryId=18 On 16 November, Richard Strauss' opera Capriccio will be performed at Dresden's Semperoper. The celebrated American soprano, Reneé Fleming will sing the role of Countess Madeleine in Marco Arturo Marelli's production conducted by the Staatskapelle's principal conductor Christian Thielemann. Strauss completed Capriccio (his final opera) at the age of 76 during the turmoil of World War... Mon, 10 Nov 2014 00:00:00 +0000 http://www.schott-music.com/news/archive/show,10919.html?newsCategoryId=18 schott-music.com - News Work of the Week For Horn - 11/05/2014 http://www.schott-music.com/news/archive/show,10889.html?newsCategoryId=19 Concert Favourites - For horn and piano - This volume contains well-known pieces, songs and arias of well-known composers which are suitable as encores but also for the concert programme. The selected pieces tailored to the instrument range from Bach to Saint-Saëns. Click here to order 'Concert Favourites' Click here for 'Concert... Wed, 05 Nov 2014 00:00:00 +0000 http://www.schott-music.com/news/archive/show,10889.html?newsCategoryId=19 schott-music.com - News New Publications A Tribute to Steve Martland - 11/05/2014 http://www.schott-music.com/news/archive/show,10914.html?newsCategoryId=12 On Tuesday 11 November at the Queen Elizabeth Hall, percussionist Colin Currie will be joined by Aurora Orchestra and conductor Nicholas Collon for a concert dedicated to the memory of Schott composer Steve Martland. Martland, who died in 2013, has been described as 'one of the most vibrant, unconventional and dynamic forces in British music'. As a teacher, he was hugely influential on... Wed, 05 Nov 2014 00:00:00 +0000 http://www.schott-music.com/news/archive/show,10914.html?newsCategoryId=12 schott-music.com - News News from Schott London Composers News Top Story Work of the Week - Xiaogang Ye: Scent of the Green Mango - 11/03/2014 http://www.schott-music.com/news/archive/show,10897.html?newsCategoryId=18 On 6 November, Musikfestspiele Saar will present the premiere of Xiaogang Ye’s piano concerto op. 32 Scent of the Green Mango in a concert dedicated to the composer at Saarbrücken's Congress Hall with pianist Amir Katz and the Deutsche Radio Philharmonie Saarbrücken Kaiserslautern conducted by Hansjörg Albrecht. Ye is regarded as one of the leading contemporary composers of China. His piece... Mon, 03 Nov 2014 00:00:00 +0000 http://www.schott-music.com/news/archive/show,10897.html?newsCategoryId=18 schott-music.com - News Work of the Week Film Melodies - 10/31/2014 http://www.schott-music.com/news/archive/show,10861.html?newsCategoryId=19 Schädlich: Movie Classics Since the early days of the history of cinema, there have always been unforgettable film melodies, like those from 'Godfather' or 'Dirty Dancing' for example: In the new volume of the Schott Trumpet Lounge series, Martin Schädlich presents well-known and fascinating songs from films in fresh arrangements tailored to the instrument. The volume comes with a play-along... Fri, 31 Oct 2014 00:00:00 +0000 http://www.schott-music.com/news/archive/show,10861.html?newsCategoryId=19 schott-music.com - News New Publications Christmas Gospel Hymns - 10/29/2014 http://www.schott-music.com/news/archive/show,10860.html?newsCategoryId=19 Rieger: Christmas Gospel Hymns Gospels and sacred hymns are very popular, especially at Christmas time, because of their emotional contents and melodies. This edition is a collection of the most beautiful Christmas gospel hymns in easy to intermediate arrangements in pop and swing style. The settings contain chord numbering and piano accompaniment but can also be sung a cappella. ... Wed, 29 Oct 2014 00:00:00 +0000 http://www.schott-music.com/news/archive/show,10860.html?newsCategoryId=19 schott-music.com - News New Publications News Choir schott aktuell - the journal 6/2014: INSPIRATION CHINA - 10/28/2014 http://www.schott-music.com/news/archive/show,10882.html?newsCategoryId=11 Classical music holds real preeminence. At least in China. Hardly a week goes by without the opening of a new concert hall somewhere. A thorough musical education is as much a part of the normal upbringing of Chinese children as attending school. In China, whose own impressive musical tradition is thousands of years old, enthusiasm for European art music is a vital element of a modern, western-oriented... Tue, 28 Oct 2014 00:00:00 +0000 http://www.schott-music.com/news/archive/show,10882.html?newsCategoryId=11 schott-music.com - News Global News from Schott Music Composers News Top Story Work of the week - Thomas Larcher: A Padmore Cycle - 10/27/2014 http://www.schott-music.com/news/archive/show,10877.html?newsCategoryId=18 On 1 November, a newly orchestrated version of Thomas Larcher’s A Padmore Cycle , composed and named for tenor Mark Padmore, will be premiered by Padmore and the BBC Symphony Orchestra under the baton of Edward Gardner at London’s Barbican Hall. A Padmore Cycle consists of "eleven pieces" on short texts by Alois Hotschnig and Hans Aschenwald. The original work was written for... Mon, 27 Oct 2014 00:00:00 +0000 http://www.schott-music.com/news/archive/show,10877.html?newsCategoryId=18 schott-music.com - News Work of the Week Stephen Paulus 1949-2014 - 10/21/2014 http://www.schott-music.com/news/archive/show,10872.html?newsCategoryId=11 It is with deep sadness that Schott | EAM notes the passing of Stephen Paulus, a widely-beloved composer and a tireless advocate for contemporary music and those who write and perform it. Born in 1949 in Summit, NJ, and raised in Minnesota, Paulus enjoyed a close relationship with the Minnesota music community, including the Minnesota Orchestra and Opera. He was 65. Norman Ryan, Vice President... Tue, 21 Oct 2014 00:00:00 +0000 http://www.schott-music.com/news/archive/show,10872.html?newsCategoryId=11 schott-music.com - News Global News from Schott Music Composers News Top Story Work of the Week - Toshio Hosokawa: Fluss - 10/20/2014 http://www.schott-music.com/news/archive/show,10868.html?newsCategoryId=18 On 24 October, the Arditti Quartet (photo) present the world premiere of Toshio Hosokawa’s new concerto for string quartet and orchestra, Fluss , with the WDR Sinfonieorchester Köln under the baton of Peter Rundel at Cologne’s Philharmonie. Celebrating its 40th anniversary in 2014, the quartet remains dedicated to championing new works and have worked collaboratively with Hosokawa on many occasions.... Mon, 20 Oct 2014 00:00:00 +0000 http://www.schott-music.com/news/archive/show,10868.html?newsCategoryId=18 schott-music.com - News Work of the Week Bryars Composer in Residence at Adelaide Festival 2015 - 10/17/2014 http://www.schott-music.com/news/archive/show,10865.html?newsCategoryId=15 Adelaide Festival of Arts presents Gavin Bryars in Residence , a series of concerts and a chamber opera from one of the world’s leading post-minimalist composers Gavin Bryars (UK). One of the most versatile and highly-regarded composers to emerge in the second half of the 20th century, Bryars will conduct the Adelaide Symphony Orchestra in a performance of his well-known early work ... Fri, 17 Oct 2014 00:00:00 +0000 http://www.schott-music.com/news/archive/show,10865.html?newsCategoryId=15 schott-music.com - News Composers News Festivals Event-News Top Story