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World première of Jay Schwartz’ Delta

Jay Schwartz’ Delta – Music for Orchestra IV will be premiéred at the Eclat 2014.

Friedrich Cerha: 2 world premières in February

The world premières of Friedrich Cerha’s Tagebuch and of his 3 Orchesterstücke take place in February 2014.

Viva el Tango! Volume 2

More rousing tangos with historical notes and advice - play the tango!

Arvo Pärt: composer of the month

Three festivals in January 2014 focus on the music of Arvo Pärt.

World Music Balkan

From the Hungarian czardas Moja Mala to the Serbian dance Uzicko Kolo, this collection of traditional favourites is varied and colourful with hints and tips for an authentic sound.

Trumpet Debut - James Rae

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

Musikblätter 6

In the sixth issue of our Musikblätter magazine we focus on Hungary with in-depth articles on Bartók, Kodály, Liszt, Kurtág and Ligeti.

Universal Edition at the PLG Young Artists New Year Series

The PLG Young Artists New Year Series 2014 (6 to 10 January) features a world première by Baltakas and two UK premières by Halffter.

The Essential 20th Century Repertoire for Orchestra

Universal Edition would like to draw your attention to our newly released annotated catalogue, which is available for download now.

Piano Repertoire Christmas

International favourites in a variety of styles with performance tips and words provided for happy Christmas celebrations.

New production of Jonny spielt auf

The Salzburger Landestheater launches a new production of Ernst Krenek’s opera Johnny spielt auf on 11 December 2013.

Lentz’ String Quartet(s) at the Rainy Days

The Rainy Days 2013 festival runs from 28.11.2013 to 1.12.2013 in Luxembourg. This year‘s motto: take your time.

Step by Step Clarinet

For beginners of all ages – easy progressive studies – optional teacher’s parts – clearly defined skill focuses.

Melos-Ethos 2013

Peter Kolman’s 3 Essays will be premièred at the Melos-Ethos Festival 2013 (8 to 14 November) in Bratislava.

All together easy Ensemble! Christmas

Very easy arrangements of well-known works for various instrumentations, for the very first ensemble playing!

Wien Modern 2013

Two works from the Universal Edition catalogue will be premièred at this year’s Wien Modern Festival (24 October to 15 November).

Recorder Trio Junior Volume 2

The famous recorder trio arranges "The Pirates of the Caribbean" theme and more for first-time trio players.

Collaboration with Zinfonia

UE is proud to announce a major collaboration with Zinfonia, the music publisher portal for performance material.

Classical Favourites from Russia

Works from six of the great Russian composers arranged for the middle-grade pianist - Borodin • Tchaikovsky • Shostakovich • Prokofiev • Rimsky-Korsakov • Khachaturian

Rihm’s Conquest of Mexico in Spain

Wolfgang Rihm’s The Conquest of Mexico will be performed for the first time in Spain on 9 October.