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 ...
BOOSEY & HAWKES
Hommage to Paderewski
In 1942, Ignacy Jan Paderewski (1860-1941), the great Polish pianist and composer (and in 1919 prime minister of Poland for one year), was posthumously honoured with a deluxe edition for which many of his friends and pupils, such as Béla Bartók, Darius Milhaud, Bohuslav Martinu or Jaromír Weinberger, ...
This collection presents over 200 carefully graded sightreading 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 ...
The Classical Piano Method Duet Collection 3
This volume is an ideal supplement to The Classical Piano Method: Method Book 3 (ED 13563); contains easy to intermediate repertoire, suitable for pianists who have completed Method Book 2 of the series, or for those returning to the instrument after a break; includes a selection of 23 beautiful ...
Irish Folk Tunes for Ukulele
‘Irish Folk Tunes for Ukulele’ presents a collection of 36 pieces for solo fingerstyle ukulele playing. Drawn from the rich tradition of Irish folk music the collection covers a range of styles including some popular, as well as lesser known pieces. Experienced ukulele player and teacher Colin Tribe ...
‘Irish Folk Tunes for Descant Recorder’ is a collection of 63 arrangements for descant recorder, of traditional tunes including a range of styles such as Reels, Hornpipes, Jigs and more. Experienced recorder player and co-author of English Folk Tunes for Descant Recorder, the Baroque ...
Scandinavian Fiddle Tunes
‘Scandinavian Fiddle Tunes’ is a collection of 73 arrangements for violin of traditional tunes from Sweden, Finland and Norway. Scandinavian traditional music specialist and folk fiddler Vicki Swan provides notes on the history of the music, as well as playing techniques and styles. ...
BOOSEY & HAWKES
Three Scottish Songs
Atmospheric settings of poems in Scottish and in English by William Soutar (1898–1943), a central figure in the Scottish literary renaissance: “Scots Song” (6 mins), “Ballad” (4 mins) and “The Children” (6 mins). In this edition the first two songs are transposed into keys higher ...
Casken and Goehr at Wigmore Hall
Tonight at Wigmore Hall, the Nash Ensemble perform John Casken’s Infanta Marina and Alexander ... more
Theodorakis' "Zorbas" Ballet Touring Italy
"I took an old melody, a Cretan dance, and reworked it into an improvisation, always ... more
Larcher Wins Stoeger Prize
Schott composer Thomas Larcher is the winner of the Elise L. Stoeger Prize for 2014/15. The Stoeger ... more
schott aktuell - the journal 1/2015: GIANTS OF 20th CENTURY OPERA
Happy New Year! Following the holiday period, we at Schott Music are looking forward to an ... more