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The New Flute

An introduction to modern flute techniques. Sing & Play • Fluteboxing • Bisbigliando • Whistles • Wind Sounds • Percussive Sounds • Glissando • Flutter Tongue • High Speed Trills …

Carta Blanca a Friedrich Cerha

Friedrich Cerha has “carte blanche” at the Orquesta Nacional de España between 2 and 12 April 2013. The orchestra will perform 11 pieces within ten days at the Auditorio Nacional de Música in Madrid.

The “scandal concert” turns 100

The 100th anniversary of the so-called “scandal concert” took place on 31 March 2013. On 5 April, the concert will be repeated at the Musikverein, Ö1 broadcasts a live transmission.

New production of Votre Faust

The première of the new production of Votre Faust takes place on 30 March 2013 in Berlin.

Georg Friedrich Haas: nocturno – HAIKU/ATTHIS

As part of the series BONN CHANCE!, Georg Friedrich Haas has conceived a scenic production in which two existing works are forged into a new context.

Leipzig Book Fair

Come and see us at the Book Fair in Leipzig.

The Conductors' Interviews

Do you remember the first time you heard Mahler’s music?

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.