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, 01 Sep 2014 00:00:00 +0000 Mon, 01 Sep 2014 20:37:29 +0200 Schott Music - CMS http://blogs.law.harvard.edu/tech/rss 60 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 +0200 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 Gems for 2 violins - 08/22/2014 http://www.schott-music.com/news/archive/show,10613.html?newsCategoryId=19 Mohrs: Duo-Schatzkiste - Original works from the Renaissance to the Romantic era - The volume contains original compositions from the Baroque to the modern eras, lesser known and well-known pieces, rather easy as well as demanding works. The pieces train the player's sense of style and the interpretation of the music from various eras. The volume deals with all aspects of duet playing,... Fri, 22 Aug 2014 00:00:00 +0000 http://www.schott-music.com/news/archive/show,10613.html?newsCategoryId=19 schott-music.com - News New Publications Gershwin for saxophone - 08/20/2014 http://www.schott-music.com/news/archive/show,10612.html?newsCategoryId=19 Gershwin: 3 Preludes - For tenor saxophone in B flat and piano - Inspired by Frédéric Chopin's 24 Préludes, Gershwin began to write preludes for the piano himself in the mid-1920s. They combine classical moments with jazz elements to form an effective whole, can be played individually or as little jazz sonata (fast – slow – fast). Thanks to the present arrangement, these charming miniatures... Wed, 20 Aug 2014 00:00:00 +0000 http://www.schott-music.com/news/archive/show,10612.html?newsCategoryId=19 schott-music.com - News New Publications Work of the Week - Jörg Widmann: Babylon-Suite - 08/18/2014 http://www.schott-music.com/news/archive/show,10675.html?newsCategoryId=18 Jörg Widmann is the Composer in Residence at this summer's Grafenegg Festival in Austria. Alongside performances of his works, Widmann has been commissioned to write a new work for orchestra, Babylon-Suite , which will receive its world première on 21 August by Tonkünstler-Orchester Niederösterreich and conductor Kent Nagano. The work is a co-commission with Deutsche Symphonie-Orchester Berlin,... Mon, 18 Aug 2014 00:00:00 +0000 http://www.schott-music.com/news/archive/show,10675.html?newsCategoryId=18 schott-music.com - News Work of the Week Top Story For viola - 08/15/2014 http://www.schott-music.com/news/archive/show,10610.html?newsCategoryId=19 Telemann: 6 Sonatinen - Arrangement for viola and basso continuo - This arrangement of Telemann's '6 Sonatinas' makes a major standard work for violin accessible to the viola. As classic examples of the 'mixed taste', they perfectly combine Italian and French stylistic elements. This edition is based on the original edition. The viola part has been arranged for practical use. ... Fri, 15 Aug 2014 00:00:00 +0000 http://www.schott-music.com/news/archive/show,10610.html?newsCategoryId=19 schott-music.com - News New Publications German Record Critics’ Award - 08/15/2014 http://www.schott-music.com/news/archive/show,10656.html?newsCategoryId=19 Love Songs – dedicated to ensemble recherche - WERGO-CD receives Quaterly Award 3/2014 - During preparations for their 25th anniversary in 2010, the ensemble recherche came to the conclusion that “There are no love songs anymore!” So they requested such pieces for the celebration from various composer friends. The response from the invited composers was very strong: More than 30 love... Fri, 15 Aug 2014 00:00:00 +0000 http://www.schott-music.com/news/archive/show,10656.html?newsCategoryId=19 schott-music.com - News New Publications Calm and cheerful - 08/13/2014 http://www.schott-music.com/news/archive/show,10609.html?newsCategoryId=19 Hindemith: Symphonia Serena - Study score - Hindemith's 'Symphonia Serena' was written in 1946, i.e. right after the end of the Second World War. It is one of Hindemith's most appealing works which, as the title suggests, conveys a cheerful, relaxed mood. Click here to order 'Symphonia Serena' Click here for further study scores... Wed, 13 Aug 2014 00:00:00 +0000 http://www.schott-music.com/news/archive/show,10609.html?newsCategoryId=19 schott-music.com - News New Publications Rocking and soulful - 08/11/2014 http://www.schott-music.com/news/archive/show,10608.html?newsCategoryId=19 Juchem: Rock Ballads - For tenor saxophone and piano - Rock ballads are generally among the most successful and most popular pieces in music. With this new volume in the popular Schott Saxophone Lounge series, the successful author Dirko Juchem proves that these pieces are wonderful to play on the saxophone. The loungy and easy-to-play arrangements are all contained on the accompanying... Mon, 11 Aug 2014 00:00:00 +0000 http://www.schott-music.com/news/archive/show,10608.html?newsCategoryId=19 schott-music.com - News New Publications Work of the Week - Hans Werner Henze: I sentimenti di Carl Philipp Emanuel Bach - 08/11/2014 http://www.schott-music.com/news/archive/show,10653.html?newsCategoryId=18 On the occasion of Carl Philipp Emanuel Bach’s 300th birthday, this year’s Bach en Combrailles festival opens on 11 August with I sentimenti di Carl Philipp Emanuel Bach by Hans Werner Henze. Roberto Forés Veses conducts the Orchestre d’Auvergn in the Église Notre-Dame in Herment, France. The festival celebrates its 15th anniversary this summer. I sentimenti di Carl Philipp Emanuel Bach... Mon, 11 Aug 2014 00:00:00 +0000 http://www.schott-music.com/news/archive/show,10653.html?newsCategoryId=18 schott-music.com - News Work of the Week Top Story En route to become a violin virtuoso - 08/08/2014 http://www.schott-music.com/news/archive/show,10607.html?newsCategoryId=19 Mollenhauer: The Boy Paganini - Fantasy for Violin and Piano - With this book, the German-American composer Edward Mollenhauer has secured a permanent place in recitals. Of moderate difficulty, the piece is a fireworks of beautiful melodies and brilliant idiomatic figurations which will be well received by an enthusiastic audience at every pupils' recital. ... Fri, 08 Aug 2014 00:00:00 +0000 http://www.schott-music.com/news/archive/show,10607.html?newsCategoryId=19 schott-music.com - News New Publications