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) Thu, 18 Dec 2014 00:00:00 +0000 Thu, 18 Dec 2014 23:22:27 +0100 Schott Music - CMS http://blogs.law.harvard.edu/tech/rss 60 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 +0100 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 Now available from WERGO - 12/05/2014 http://www.schott-music.com/news/archive/show,11032.html?newsCategoryId=19 Detlev Müller-Siemens: TRACES - Streichtrio / distant traces / …called dusk / lost traces - The chamber music works of Detlev Müller-Siemens presented here were created between 2002 and 2009. In them, the serenity and thoughtfulness of the form contrast with the inner turbulence that comes from a musical language that is “on its own” and does not follow any pre-existing patterns. ... Fri, 05 Dec 2014 00:00:00 +0000 http://www.schott-music.com/news/archive/show,11032.html?newsCategoryId=19 schott-music.com - News New Publications The Best for Cello and Piano - 12/03/2014 http://www.schott-music.com/news/archive/show,10913.html?newsCategoryId=19 Best of Cello Classics - For violoncello and piano - This collection contains 15 popular performance pieces for cello with piano accompaniment. The pieces are meant for pupils with advanced knowledge and suitable for both private music-making and music lessons in middle school. Click here to order "Best of Cello... Wed, 03 Dec 2014 00:00:00 +0000 http://www.schott-music.com/news/archive/show,10913.html?newsCategoryId=19 schott-music.com - News New Publications Strecker Foundation hands over a unique publishing archive to libraries and academic institutions - 12/03/2014 http://www.schott-music.com/news/archive/show,11024.html?newsCategoryId=11 The Strecker Foundation in Mainz has made the historical archive of the Schott publishing house accessible to the public by selling it to two state libraries and six research institutions. The unique Schott Music publishing archive will be prepared according to current archival standards and digitized by the internationally renowned institutions and thus made accessible to scientists and researchers... Wed, 03 Dec 2014 00:00:00 +0000 http://www.schott-music.com/news/archive/show,11024.html?newsCategoryId=11 schott-music.com - News Global News from Schott Music News from Schott Mainz Press News Top Story Work of the Week - George Gershwin: Concerto in F - 12/01/2014 http://www.schott-music.com/news/archive/show,11011.html?newsCategoryId=18 Gershwin’s famous Concerto in F for piano and orchestra will receive two performances on 3 December: Pianist Boris Giltburg and the Israel Philharmonic Orchestra will perform the piece under conductor Vasily Petrenko at the Charles Bronfman Auditorium in Tel Aviv, while Ken-David Masur will conduct Franceso Tristano and Munich Symphony Orchestra at Munich’s Philharmonic Hall. In his Concerto... Mon, 01 Dec 2014 00:00:00 +0000 http://www.schott-music.com/news/archive/show,11011.html?newsCategoryId=18 schott-music.com - News Work of the Week Gerald Barry & Fidelio Trio - 11/28/2014 http://www.schott-music.com/news/archive/show,11007.html?newsCategoryId=12 On Friday 5 December, Darragh Morgan (violin) and Mary Dullea (piano) from The Fidelio Trio will give the world premiere of Gerald Barry’s new work, “ All day at home busy with my affairs ”. The performance takes place as part of the trio’s Winter Chamber Music Festival at Belvedere House in Drumcondra, Dublin. The concert will open with another of Barry’s works, “ Trumpeter ... Fri, 28 Nov 2014 00:00:00 +0000 http://www.schott-music.com/news/archive/show,11007.html?newsCategoryId=12 schott-music.com - News News from Schott London Composers News Event-News Top Story Bach meets Saxophone - 11/28/2014 http://www.schott-music.com/news/archive/show,10912.html?newsCategoryId=19 Bach/Hekkema: Bach for Saxophone - For soprano or alto saxophone solo - The Dutch saxophone virtuoso and winner of the "Echo Klassik" award Raaf Hekkema arranged J.S. Bach's 3 Partitas for Violin solo for soprano and alto saxophone, thus making a valuable addition to the saxophone literature. Click here to order "Bach... Fri, 28 Nov 2014 00:00:00 +0000 http://www.schott-music.com/news/archive/show,10912.html?newsCategoryId=19 schott-music.com - News New Publications Work of the week - Johann Strauss: Wiener Blut - 11/24/2014 http://www.schott-music.com/news/archive/show,10980.html?newsCategoryId=18 On 26 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 +0000 http://www.schott-music.com/news/archive/show,10980.html?newsCategoryId=18 schott-music.com - News Work of the Week Baroque Works for Violin - 11/17/2014 http://www.schott-music.com/news/archive/show,10906.html?newsCategoryId=19 Reiter/Bigwood: Baroque Violin Anthology The second volume of the four-volume series contains 36 pieces for violinists with 3-4 years of playing experience. These pieces include works by well-known composers like Bach or Handel as well as by lesser known composers from the Baroque era. With biographies and information on every piece as well as a CD with recordings of all works. ... Mon, 17 Nov 2014 00:00:00 +0000 http://www.schott-music.com/news/archive/show,10906.html?newsCategoryId=19 schott-music.com - News New Publications 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