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Recorder Trio Junior

Folksong arrangements for first-time trio players.

Friedrich Cerha talks about his music

In this interview, Friedrich Cerha talks to Universal Edition about his own works, Ligeti's Atmosphères and the phenomenon of rejection and late redress.

Otto Tomek (10.2.1928–18.2.2013)

We mourn the passing of our trusted companion and supporter of our composers.

Cristóbal Halffter's new opera: Schachnovelle

The world première of Cristóbal Halffter's new opera takes place in May.

David Sawer: World première of Flesh and Blood

The world première of Flesh and Blood takes place on 15/2/2013 under Ilan Volkov.

Four new works by Baltakas in the UE-catalogue

Atspindys, Pasaka, Pusline and Sinfonia have been added to the UE-catalogue.

Tango Trio

All the captivating charms of Gardel's most famous tangos are retained in these trio arrangements.

The New Karl Scheit Edition

With his “Musik für Gitarre” series, Karl Scheit played an important role in the development of guitar tuition. Our New Karl Scheit Series has now been expanded with another new valuable addition.

New production of Lulu

The première of David Pountney’s new production of Lulu takes place on 8 February in Cardiff.

New production of Rihm’s Dionysos

The new production of Wolfgang Rihm’s Dionysos takes place on 8 February at the Neuer Saal of the Heidelberger Theater.

Urtext Primo

The Urtext Primo series of the Wiener Urtext Edition closes the gap between the successful study of a piano method and additional piano lessons.

All together easy Ensemble! 2

Ideal material for beginner ensembles, be it for four, forty or four hundred players!

Sir Richard Rodney Bennett (1936-2012)

We report with sadness the passing of Sir Richard Rodney Bennett, who has died in New York aged 76.

Philippe Jordan on Arnold Schönberg

Philippe Jordan talks about the new edition of Arnold Schönberg's Chamber Symphony No. 1 in its 1914 orchestral version.

Something Musical under the Christmas Tree

Enjoy the Christmas season and spend a few cosy hours with loved ones. What better time to go into the musical toy box!


The internationally acclaimed flautist, Emmanuel Pahud, presents favourite repertoire from famous flautists.

Clair de Lune

Debussy's famous tone poem in a separate edition - includes the eponymous poem by Paul Verlaine.

Musikblätter 4 - the new UE newsletter

Here is the fourth issue of our Musikblätter magazine, with in-depth articles on Luciano Berio, Morton Feldman and Jay Schwartz.

36 More Modern Studies

More to play for solo saxophone at every level and in a variety of styles – complementing the well-known 20 Modern Studies.

Cello Debut - James Rae

For child-friendly solo or group learning with CD and with free download options for pupils and teachers!