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Springtime is Music Fair Time

Welcome to Frankfurt and Leipzig! Here is your chance to become acquainted with our new publications and investigate our special highlights.

Kurt Weill Festival 2014

This year’s Kurt Weill Festival runs from 21 February to 9 March in Dessau.

Flute Trios from around the World

Various musical styles and genres are brought together in this collection for middle-grade flautists and beyond.

Bedford and Birtwistle performed in Egypt

Rossen Gergov conducts the Egyptian première of Igor, The Bird Who Couldn’t Sing and a performance of Secret Theatre.

Hubay’s Anna Karenina at the Staatstheater Braunschweig

Jenő Hubay’s long-forgotten opera Anna Karenania will be staged on 15 February in Braunschweig.

Catalogue of works: Luke Bedford

Here is the current catalogue of works by Luke Bedford.

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.