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G. F. Haas in September

One world and three national premières by Georg Friedrich Haas will be performed this September.

Urtext Primo

The new urtext series for piano teaching with musically and technically varied repertoire.

MusikSalon No. 3 is now online

This third issue of the MusikSalon is dedicated to Arvo Pärt.

Happy Birthday Jay Schwartz

Jay Schwartz celebrates his 50th birthday on 26 June.

MusikSalon: issue No. 2 is now online

This second issue of the MusikSalon focuses on Leoš Janáček and Josef Bohuslav Foerster.

Adam’s Passion by Arvo Pärt and Robert Wilson

Robert Wilson pays homage to Arvo Pärt with the musical and theatre production Adam’s Passion.

King Roger at the ROH: a masterpiece

Kasper Holten’s highly acclaimed staging of King Roger is currently running at the Royal Opera House.

The Road of Promise at Carnegie Hall

Ted Sperling, the Collegiate Chorale and the Orchestra of St Luke’s present the US première of Kurt Weill’s The Road of Promise.

Style Collection – Evergreens

These arrangements of old favourites are for the middle-grade pianist to play and enjoy.
Includes Summertime, Give my Regards to Broadway, Maple Leaf Rag, Plaisir D'Amour and many more.  

Pierre Boulez at 90

Universal Edition congratulates Pierre Boulez on his 90th birthday.

Introducing the MusikSalon

This first edition of the MusikSalon, in which Pierre Boulez’ contemporaries and colleagues give us their thoughts, is dedicated to him.

Mahagonny at the Royal Opera House

John Fulljames’ new production of Rise and Fall of the City of Mahagonny premières at the ROH.

130th anniversary of Alban Berg’s birth

The Staatsoper im Schiller Theater celebrates Alban Berg’s 130th birthday.

The Orchestre National de Belgique premières Staud

The Orchestre National de Belgique premières Johannes Maria Staud’s Moment, Leute, Moment! on 1 March.

MusikSalon: A Tribute to Boulez

This March, we’re launching a brand new digital music magazine called MusikSalon. Watch our trailer here.

“I can’t breathe” in Cologne

Georg Friedrich Haas’ I can’t breathe | in memoriam Eric Garner for trumpet solo will be premièred by Marco Blaauw on 8 February in Cologne.

The Flute Collection

A diverse collection of favourites, rarities, rediscoveries and new pieces.

Highly acclaimed première of Gurlitt’s Soldaten in Osnabrück

Florian Lutz’ new production of Manfred Gurlitt’s Soldaten was successfully premièred at the Theater Osnabrück on 15 January.

An early Debut!

Young instrumentalists have here, right from their early stages, a treasure trove of musical possibilities.

Treibhaus Wien: world première of the chamber version of Mahler’s Symphony No. 5

Klaus Simon conducts the Holst-Sinfonietta on 25 November at the E-Werk in Freiburg.