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07/22/2014

Maxwell Davies reflects on time as Master of the Queen's Music

Following the announcement today of Judith Weir as the next Master of the Queen’s Music, Sir Peter Maxwell Davies reflects on his ten years in the position: “My appointment as Master of The Queen’s Music came as a great ...

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07/21/2014

Tango!

Ludwig: Lisboa - For string quartet - The Bavarian all-rounder Peter Ludwig not only writes film music, chansons, chamber music and piano music, but also – and especially – beautiful, inspired tangos which ...

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07/21/2014

Work of the Week - Carl Orff: Catulli Carmina

The dramatic choreographed cantata Catulli Carmina will be performed at this year’s Carl Orff Festival in Andechs, Germany. The Andechser Orff-Akademie Orchestra and the Munich Radio Orchestra conducted by Christian ...

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07/18/2014

Another volume of the Schumann Complete Edition

Schumann: Ouvertüren - Piano score - The Robert Schumann Edition (RSA) is further completed by the piano scores of Schumann's Overtures for piano solo and piano duet. The goal of the edition is to reproduce ...

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07/17/2014

Now available from WERGO

Quintets & Solos - Works by Toshio Hosokawa - “Music is calligraphy using sounds painted on the canvas of silence.” Toshio Hosokawa’s idea demonstrates his engagement with Far Eastern calligraphy as ...

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07/14/2014

Work of the Week - Rodion Shchedrin: Moscow - Petushki

Now in it’s 20th year, Verbier Festival has firmly established itself as one of the most important European classical music festivals hosting a programme that not only includes concerts but also master classes for talented ...

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07/14/2014

Farewell, Maestro Maazel

It is with great sadness that we bid farewell to Maestro Lorin Maazel. Born in 1930 near Paris and raised in Argentina, Maazel was regarded as a child prodigy as both a conductor and violinist. His final engagement was ...

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07/11/2014

Rota for choir

Rota: Tre Motetti - Choral score for mixed choir - In addition to his world-famous film scores ('Godfather', 'La dolce vita'), Nino Rota also composed chamber and vocal music, with choral music playing a ...

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