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) Tue, 30 Sep 2014 00:00:00 +0000 Wed, 01 Oct 2014 22:17:54 +0200 Schott Music - CMS http://blogs.law.harvard.edu/tech/rss 60 Schott Music live October 2014 - 09/30/2014 http://www.schott-music.com/news/archive/show,10777.html?newsCategoryId=11 Two important fairs are just around the corner: Frankfurt Book Fair and Music China. Take the opportunity to get to know Schott Music and its publishing partners. We are looking forward to seeing you there! Music China: October 8 to 11 (Hall E3, Booth: C18; German pavilion) Frankfurt Book Fair: October 9 to 13 (Hall 3.1, Booth: H65) Music China The annual Music China... Tue, 30 Sep 2014 00:00:00 +0200 http://www.schott-music.com/news/archive/show,10777.html?newsCategoryId=11 schott-music.com - News Global News from Schott Music Festivals Event-News Top Story A special performance piece - 09/29/2014 http://www.schott-music.com/news/archive/show,10722.html?newsCategoryId=19 Ibrahim: African Song - For cello and piano - Abdullah Ibrahim aka 'Dollar Brand' is one of the true jazz greats. His cycle 'African Songs' celebrates the unmistakable atmosphere and cheerfulness of African music. This arrangement for cello and piano is a rather special performance piece. Click here to order 'African Song'... Mon, 29 Sep 2014 00:00:00 +0000 http://www.schott-music.com/news/archive/show,10722.html?newsCategoryId=19 schott-music.com - News New Publications Work of the week - Luigi Nono: Canti di vita e d'amore - 09/29/2014 http://www.schott-music.com/news/archive/show,10775.html?newsCategoryId=18 It was the terror of Hiroshima which pushed Luigi Nono to write Canti di vita e d’amore in 1962. Now, this important work will be heard in the Festival d'Automne à Paris on 3 October in a performance by the Orchestre Philharmonique de Radio France, conducted by Mikko Franck with soprano Anu Komsi and tenor Andrew Staples. Nono’s work, bearing the subtitle "Sul Ponte di Hiroshima",... Mon, 29 Sep 2014 00:00:00 +0000 http://www.schott-music.com/news/archive/show,10775.html?newsCategoryId=18 schott-music.com - News Work of the Week Top Story Sight-Reading - 09/26/2014 http://www.schott-music.com/news/archive/show,10724.html?newsCategoryId=19 Kember/Tate-Lovery: Trombone Sight-Reading - Over 200 pieces for trombone - This collection presents over 200 carefully graded sight-reading pieces and exercises in a range of musical styles, for solo Trombone. Taking an approach based on self-learning, the 11 sections of the book focus on developing different key technical skills as well as introducing the student to a plethora of musical... Fri, 26 Sep 2014 00:00:00 +0000 http://www.schott-music.com/news/archive/show,10724.html?newsCategoryId=19 schott-music.com - News New Publications Work of the Week - Robert Beaser: The End of Knowing - 09/22/2014 http://www.schott-music.com/news/archive/show,10751.html?newsCategoryId=18 On September 25, Kevin Sedatole directs the world première of Robert Beaser's The End of Knowing at Michigan State University’s Wharton Center. Soprano Lindsay Kesselman and baritone Benjamin Park join the Michigan State University Band. The End of Knowing is a song-symphony in seven movements for soprano, baritone and wind ensemble, based on texts by seven different poets. About the... Mon, 22 Sep 2014 00:00:00 +0000 http://www.schott-music.com/news/archive/show,10751.html?newsCategoryId=18 schott-music.com - News Work of the Week Top Story The Importance of Being Earnest Released on CD - 09/19/2014 http://www.schott-music.com/news/archive/show,10750.html?newsCategoryId=12 NMC Recordings releases the first recording of Gerald Barry's outlandish and wildly successful opera, The Importance of Being Earnest , on 22 September as part of their 25th Anniversary celebrations. Thomas Adès leads Birmingham Contemporary Music Group and the starry cast from the opera's UK concert premiere including Barbara Hannigan, Joshua Bloom, Hilary Summers and Alan Ewing as Lady... Fri, 19 Sep 2014 00:00:00 +0000 http://www.schott-music.com/news/archive/show,10750.html?newsCategoryId=12 schott-music.com - News News from Schott London Composers News Top Story Work of the Week – Jacques Offenbach: Les Contes d'Hoffmann - 09/15/2014 http://www.schott-music.com/news/archive/show,10717.html?newsCategoryId=18 Since its world première in 1881, the opéra fantastique Les Contes d'Hoffmann ("The Tales of Hoffmann") by Jacques Offenbach has been regularly performed around the world. 17 September marks the opening of a new production by Elmar Goerden at the Theatre Basel in Switzerland with conductor Enrico Delamboy and soloists Rolf Romei (Hoffman), Solenn' Lavanant-Linke (Muse), Agata Wilewska... Mon, 15 Sep 2014 00:00:00 +0000 http://www.schott-music.com/news/archive/show,10717.html?newsCategoryId=18 schott-music.com - News Work of the Week Top Story Work of the Week – Bernd Alois Zimmermann: Ich wandte mich und sah an alles Unrecht, das geschah unter der Sonne - 09/08/2014 http://www.schott-music.com/news/archive/show,10706.html?newsCategoryId=18 In 1970, Bernd Alois Zimmermann composed Ich wandte mich und sah an alles Unrecht, das geschah unter der Sonne , a 20-minute work for two speakers, bass and orchestra. This week there will be two performances of this work in Germany at the Hessicher Rundfunk in Frankfurt on 12 September and the Jahrhunderthalle in Bochum on 13 September. Both performances are given by the HR Symphony Orchestra conducted... Mon, 08 Sep 2014 00:00:00 +0000 http://www.schott-music.com/news/archive/show,10706.html?newsCategoryId=18 schott-music.com - News Work of the Week Top Story Julian Anderson joins Schott - 09/04/2014 http://www.schott-music.com/news/archive/show,10702.html?newsCategoryId=11 Schott Music is pleased to announce a new exclusive publishing agreement with Julian Anderson, one of the foremost composers of our time. Schott will publish Anderson’s future works beginning with his Violin Concerto , to be premiered on 14 March 2015 by Carolin Widmann and the London Philharmonic Orchestra under Vladimir Jurowski. Anderson’s catalogue of works up to 2014 remains with Faber Music,... Thu, 04 Sep 2014 00:00:00 +0000 http://www.schott-music.com/news/archive/show,10702.html?newsCategoryId=11 schott-music.com - News Global News from Schott Music News from Schott London Composers News Press News Top Story Work of the Week - Fazıl Say: Gezi Park 3 - 09/01/2014 http://www.schott-music.com/news/archive/show,10693.html?newsCategoryId=18 On 2 September, Fazıl Say's specially commissioned work for this year’s Musikfest Bremen, Gezi Park 3 , will receive its world première at Die Glocke in Bremen. Kristjan Järvi conducts the Deutsche Kammerphilharmonie Bremen with mezzo-soprano Marianne Crebassa and the composer at the piano. Say's 15-minute work is the third in a series of Gezi Park compositions in which the musical styles... Mon, 01 Sep 2014 00:00:00 +0000 http://www.schott-music.com/news/archive/show,10693.html?newsCategoryId=18 schott-music.com - News Work of the Week Top Story Flutteringly beautiful! - 08/29/2014 http://www.schott-music.com/news/archive/show,10615.html?newsCategoryId=19 Eötvös: Dances of the Brush-Footed Butterfly - For piano - The dance of the butterflies: The delicate, beautiful butterflies move in a very special way. Eötvös transfers their miniature dances directly onto to the keyboard, sending greetings from his garden. Beautiful music, not easy to play, sometimes in three systems. Click here to order 'Dances... Fri, 29 Aug 2014 00:00:00 +0000 http://www.schott-music.com/news/archive/show,10615.html?newsCategoryId=19 schott-music.com - News New Publications schott aktuell - the journal 5/2014: BALLET TODAY - 08/28/2014 http://www.schott-music.com/news/archive/show,10687.html?newsCategoryId=11 Welcome to our ballet issue! This autumn sees the première of two major ballet scores by Gavin Bryars who, in addition to his pieces for the concert and operatic stage, has built a highly-acclaimed body of work in the field of dance over the last 25 years. Highlights of Bryars’ ballet repertoire include the classic BIPED which he created with Merce Cunningham, and an ongoing series of pieces... Thu, 28 Aug 2014 00:00:00 +0000 http://www.schott-music.com/news/archive/show,10687.html?newsCategoryId=11 schott-music.com - News Global News from Schott Music Composers News Top Story ECHO Klassik 2014 - 08/26/2014 http://www.schott-music.com/news/archive/show,10686.html?newsCategoryId=28 Hans Zender: Logos-Fragmente (Canto IX) - Award for WERGO-CD - The ECHO Klassik is one of the best established and most well-known music awards in the world. Today, the German Phono Academy, the cultural institute of the German Music Industry Association, announced the prizewinners of the ECHO Klassik 2014 which is awarded every year to artistically outstanding CD recordings in the field... Tue, 26 Aug 2014 00:00:00 +0000 http://www.schott-music.com/news/archive/show,10686.html?newsCategoryId=28 schott-music.com - News Press News Top Story Passionate - 08/25/2014 http://www.schott-music.com/news/archive/show,10614.html?newsCategoryId=19 Say: Dance - For piano - 'Dance' is a highly virtuoso piano piece, a passionate and ecstatic dervishes whirl. Alternating metres and rhythmic elements refer to traditional Turkish rhythms. High dynamic variability and changes in register are combined with melodic elements from Turkish cultural music. Click here to order 'Dance'... Mon, 25 Aug 2014 00:00:00 +0000 http://www.schott-music.com/news/archive/show,10614.html?newsCategoryId=19 schott-music.com - News New Publications Work of the Week - Heinz Holliger: Scardanelli-Zyklus - 08/25/2014 http://www.schott-music.com/news/archive/show,10680.html?newsCategoryId=18 On 30 August 2014, the Lucerne Festival presents a unique work by Heinz Holliger: Scardanelli-Zyklus , a 150-minute cycle for mixed forces in three parts. The Lucerne Festival Academy Ensemble, along with the Latvian Radio Choir and flautist Felix Renggli will be conducted by the composer himself. Written between 1975-1991, Scardanelli-Zyklus comprises three large sections which can be... Mon, 25 Aug 2014 00:00:00 +0000 http://www.schott-music.com/news/archive/show,10680.html?newsCategoryId=18 schott-music.com - News Work of the Week Top Story