schott-music.com - Press News http://www.schott-international.com/cms/php/Proxy.php/en_UK/smi/press/press_releases/archive/index.html schott-music.com - Press News en-UK thomas.fischer@schott-music.com (Thomas Fischer) Thu, 28 May 2015 00:00:00 +0000 Wed, 01 Jul 2015 02:00:58 +0200 Schott Music - CMS http://blogs.law.harvard.edu/tech/rss 60 Grade by Grade Piano - 05/28/2015 http://www.schott-international.com/cms/php/Proxy.php/en_UK/smi/press/press_releases/archive/show,11761.html?newsCategoryId=28 The comprehensive series continues with new resources for developing pianists, covering grades 1-5. The Grade By Grade series draws on the rich and varied Boosey & Hawkes catalogue of classical, contemporary and educational repertoire, highlighting composers including Serge Prokofieff, Dmitri Shostakovich, Karl Jenkins, Carol Barratt and Christopher Norton, alongside arrangements of traditional... Thu, 28 May 2015 00:00:00 +0200 http://www.schott-international.com/cms/php/Proxy.php/en_UK/smi/press/press_releases/archive/show,11761.html?newsCategoryId=28 schott-music.com - Press News Press News The Boosey Voice Coach - 05/28/2015 http://www.schott-international.com/cms/php/Proxy.php/en_UK/smi/press/press_releases/archive/show,11762.html?newsCategoryId=28 The Boosey Voice Coach is an entirely new concept in vocal training. Not a self-teaching manual, and not filled with off-putting diagrams, this series is a wholly practical guide to singing - learning about technique and interpretation through the repertoire itself. Each volume is devoted to singing in one particular language or to singing in a specific context, such as musical theatre or oratorio. ... Thu, 28 May 2015 00:00:00 +0000 http://www.schott-international.com/cms/php/Proxy.php/en_UK/smi/press/press_releases/archive/show,11762.html?newsCategoryId=28 schott-music.com - Press News Press News Magnificat and Nunc dimittis - 05/28/2015 http://www.schott-international.com/cms/php/Proxy.php/en_UK/smi/press/press_releases/archive/show,11763.html?newsCategoryId=28 New settings of the two evening canticles which incorporate jazz elements, including harmony in voice parts and organ and many ‘blue’ notes. Despite these jazz elements, the music is very approachable, with natural syncopation and mostly homophonic writing. It is also available for upper or lower unison voices, with occasional optional divisi (ISMN 979-0-060-13012-0). Either version would be enjoyable... Thu, 28 May 2015 00:00:00 +0000 http://www.schott-international.com/cms/php/Proxy.php/en_UK/smi/press/press_releases/archive/show,11763.html?newsCategoryId=28 schott-music.com - Press News Press News In terra pax - 05/28/2015 http://www.schott-international.com/cms/php/Proxy.php/en_UK/smi/press/press_releases/archive/show,11764.html?newsCategoryId=28 Following the publication of Francis Jackson’s organ reduction of Finzi’s Requiem da Camera in 2014, Robert Gower, chairman of the Finzi Trust, recitalist and organist of Nottingham Cathedral, has created reductions of the full orchestra accompaniments to two more of Finzi’s choral works. These reductions broaden the reach of these works to choirs which do not wish to present the works with orchestra,... Thu, 28 May 2015 00:00:00 +0000 http://www.schott-international.com/cms/php/Proxy.php/en_UK/smi/press/press_releases/archive/show,11764.html?newsCategoryId=28 schott-music.com - Press News Press News For St Cecilia - 05/28/2015 http://www.schott-international.com/cms/php/Proxy.php/en_UK/smi/press/press_releases/archive/show,11767.html?newsCategoryId=28 Following the publication of Francis Jackson’s organ reduction of Finzi’s Requiem da Camera in 2014, Robert Gower, chairman of the Finzi Trust, recitalist and organist of Nottingham Cathedral, has created reductions of the full orchestra accompaniments to two more of Finzi’s choral works. These reductions broaden the reach of these works to choirs which do not wish to present the works with orchestra,... Thu, 28 May 2015 00:00:00 +0000 http://www.schott-international.com/cms/php/Proxy.php/en_UK/smi/press/press_releases/archive/show,11767.html?newsCategoryId=28 schott-music.com - Press News Press News 25 Piazzolla Tangos - 05/28/2015 http://www.schott-international.com/cms/php/Proxy.php/en_UK/smi/press/press_releases/archive/show,11768.html?newsCategoryId=28 25 tangos by the revolutionary tango musician and composer Astor Piazzolla, arranged for violin and piano. These crowd-pleasing tangos borrow from classical, jazz, and Latin traditions. The collection includes Piazzolla’s most famous tangos, Libertango and Oblivio. Sample of content: - Artisane 1 from A Midsummer Night’s Dream - Dansée (Dance) from A Midsummer... Thu, 28 May 2015 00:00:00 +0000 http://www.schott-international.com/cms/php/Proxy.php/en_UK/smi/press/press_releases/archive/show,11768.html?newsCategoryId=28 schott-music.com - Press News Press News 40 Piazzolla Tangos for Piano - 05/28/2015 http://www.schott-international.com/cms/php/Proxy.php/en_UK/smi/press/press_releases/archive/show,11769.html?newsCategoryId=28 40 tangos by the revolutionary tango musician and composer Astor Piazzolla, arranged for solo piano. These crowd-pleasing tangos borrow from classical, jazz, and Latin traditions. The collection includes Piazzolla’s most famous tangos, Libertango and Oblivio. Sample of content: - Adios Nonino (Goodbye Nonino) - Ausencias (The Absent) - Dansée (Dance)... Thu, 28 May 2015 00:00:00 +0000 http://www.schott-international.com/cms/php/Proxy.php/en_UK/smi/press/press_releases/archive/show,11769.html?newsCategoryId=28 schott-music.com - Press News Press News Bernstein for Singers - 05/28/2015 http://www.schott-international.com/cms/php/Proxy.php/en_UK/smi/press/press_releases/archive/show,11770.html?newsCategoryId=28 Ten songs from Bernstein’s famous stage works, now available for each voice type! Each voice type has a unique song list. The editions include access to online piano accompaniments for streaming or download. Soprano and piano ISMN: 979-0-051-10782-7 Price: £ 14.99 / € 21.50 Mezzo-soprano and piano ISMN: 979-0-051-10783-4 Price:... Thu, 28 May 2015 00:00:00 +0000 http://www.schott-international.com/cms/php/Proxy.php/en_UK/smi/press/press_releases/archive/show,11770.html?newsCategoryId=28 schott-music.com - Press News Press News Exploring Klezmer Fiddle - 05/27/2015 http://www.schott-international.com/cms/php/Proxy.php/en_UK/smi/press/press_releases/archive/show,11738.html?newsCategoryId=28 The author of Exploring Folk Fiddle (ED 13460), Exploring Jazz Violin (ED 13351), Discovering Rock Violin (ED 13459), Chris Haigh returns with Exploring Klezmer Fiddle, a practical, down-to-earth, and in-depth tutor book covering all aspects of Klezmer violin technique. The book looks at a variety of styles within the Klezmer tradition, as well as its history and context. Exploring... Wed, 27 May 2015 00:00:00 +0000 http://www.schott-international.com/cms/php/Proxy.php/en_UK/smi/press/press_releases/archive/show,11738.html?newsCategoryId=28 schott-music.com - Press News Press News Easy Cello Studies Volume 2 - 05/27/2015 http://www.schott-international.com/cms/php/Proxy.php/en_UK/smi/press/press_releases/archive/show,11739.html?newsCategoryId=28 Important techniques such as dexterity, (wide) change of string, change of position, double stops, harmonics, pizzicato and trills are exercised in these charming studies. Content: - Playing at speed - Bowing styles/String crossing - Position changes - Double stope/Intonation - Harmonics/Pizzicato/Trills... Wed, 27 May 2015 00:00:00 +0000 http://www.schott-international.com/cms/php/Proxy.php/en_UK/smi/press/press_releases/archive/show,11739.html?newsCategoryId=28 schott-music.com - Press News Press News Duoalbum - 05/27/2015 http://www.schott-international.com/cms/php/Proxy.php/en_UK/smi/press/press_releases/archive/show,11740.html?newsCategoryId=28 Forming an integral part of the repertoire of guitar players, duos have enjoyed great popularity throughout all stylistic periods through to today. Selected by experienced teachers, the wide range of titles covering many different styles in Duoalbum introduce young musicians not only to masterpieces by major composers but to new compositions and arrangements suitable for early... Wed, 27 May 2015 00:00:00 +0000 http://www.schott-international.com/cms/php/Proxy.php/en_UK/smi/press/press_releases/archive/show,11740.html?newsCategoryId=28 schott-music.com - Press News Press News Arias for aspiring singers - 05/27/2015 http://www.schott-international.com/cms/php/Proxy.php/en_UK/smi/press/press_releases/archive/show,11741.html?newsCategoryId=28 This selection of arias, spanning many different eras and origins, has been devised as a collection of material for budding vocal students and ambitious amateurs. Not only does it include many standard repertoire pieces, this album also presents some rarely heard compositions. Whether intended for practicing different singing techniques in lessons or for performing in entrance examinations... Wed, 27 May 2015 00:00:00 +0000 http://www.schott-international.com/cms/php/Proxy.php/en_UK/smi/press/press_releases/archive/show,11741.html?newsCategoryId=28 schott-music.com - Press News Press News Irish Folk Tunes for Viola - 05/27/2015 http://www.schott-international.com/cms/php/Proxy.php/en_UK/smi/press/press_releases/archive/show,11742.html?newsCategoryId=28 The latest addition to the Schott World Music series contains a selection of Irish traditional music for viola. These 60 traditional pieces are made up of Jigs, Hornpipes, Reels, Marches, Slow Airs and Ballads. The publication includes notes on style and interpretation for all tune-types as well as chord symbols. All pieces played on the accompanying CD by Benedict... Wed, 27 May 2015 00:00:00 +0000 http://www.schott-international.com/cms/php/Proxy.php/en_UK/smi/press/press_releases/archive/show,11742.html?newsCategoryId=28 schott-music.com - Press News Press News My First Bach - 05/27/2015 http://www.schott-international.com/cms/php/Proxy.php/en_UK/smi/press/press_releases/archive/show,11743.html?newsCategoryId=28 Learn from the master. Johann Sebastian Bach composed countless pieces specifically for his many students. My First Bach contains many of these educational pieces which are, for the most part, arranged in increasing difficulty. Easy two-part chorales and dances are followed by more demanding little preludes, two-part inventions and the first Prelude from the Well-Tempered Clavier. ... Wed, 27 May 2015 00:00:00 +0000 http://www.schott-international.com/cms/php/Proxy.php/en_UK/smi/press/press_releases/archive/show,11743.html?newsCategoryId=28 schott-music.com - Press News Press News Fantasy Piano - 05/27/2015 http://www.schott-international.com/cms/php/Proxy.php/en_UK/smi/press/press_releases/archive/show,11744.html?newsCategoryId=28 A great repertoire resource, outside of what one finds in piano methods and standard classical repertoire, this book provides both young and adult beginners a fresh collection of modern compositions. These pieces are simply fun to play, relaxing and are sure to be received by any audience. Fantasy Piano contains 20 imaginative, easy-to-play, and catchy piano pieces such as Regenbogen-Fee [Rainbow Fairy],... Wed, 27 May 2015 00:00:00 +0000 http://www.schott-international.com/cms/php/Proxy.php/en_UK/smi/press/press_releases/archive/show,11744.html?newsCategoryId=28 schott-music.com - Press News Press News