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Style Collection – Jazz

Well-known jazz standards, blues and spirituals arranged for the intermediate-level pianist to play and enjoy.

Rise and Fall of the City of Mahagonny

New productions of Kurt Weill’s Rise and Fall of the City of Mahagonny première this month in Berlin and Dublin.

Wolfgang Rihm: Goethe’s Harzreise im Winter

Wolfgang Rihm’s Harzreise im Winter will be premièred at this year’s Mozartfest Würzburg by Christian Gerhaher and Gerold Huber.

Schwartz and Staud at MoMA

Jay Schwartz’s M and Johannes Maria Staud’s Caldera (für Tony Cragg) will be performed for the first time in the US on 29 May.

Miles & More

10 moderate-level original duets that all violinists should have in their cases – and not only when they are on the road!

Musikblätter 7

In the seventh issue of the Musikblätter, Universal Edition looks back on 100 years in Vienna’s Musikverein.

Sir Harrison Birtwistle at 80

The Barbican Centre honours Harrison Birtwistle with several events, Punch and Judy will be performed in Vienna, Gawain will be rereleased and a Conversation Diary will be published.

UE at the Proms 2014

The BBC Proms have announced the 2014 season.

World première of Fennessy’s Letter to Michael

The world première of David Fennessy’s Letter to Michael takes place at the 60th Cork International Choral Festival.

42 More Modern Studies

New modern studies for solo flute complementing James Rae’s established favourite ‘40 Modern Studies’.

Works for violin and harpsichord

Expressive chamber music from the Age of Sensibility.

UE Children’s Operas

Our new catalogue presents eight exciting opera stories, specially attuned to inquisitive youthful ears.

Romantic Piano Album Volume 3

Nicolai Podgornov presents more romantic pieces for the piano from ‘The Lord of the Rings’ theme music ‘In Dreams’ to the much-loved ‘Somewhere Over the Rainbow’.

Rihm in Salzburg

Three works by Rihm will be performed at this year’s Salzburg Easter Festival, among them the Austrian première of Epilog.

Luke Bedford: Through His Teeth

Luke Bedford’s chamber opera Through His Teeth is premièred at the Linbury Studio Theatre of the Royal Opera House.

Bronze and Iron

The world première of David Sawer’s Bronze and Iron takes place on 22 March in Glasgow.

UE New Ensemble Works

We have finished our latest UE catalogue.

Best Edition 2014

Universal Edition has been awarded a Best Edition prize for the facsimile volume of Alban Berg’s Lulu. 

Groove Connection

"Practise like never before!" – with the Groove Connection series. Monotony and mechanical playing are out: lessons are now in the groove – and seven instruments are ready to go!

Mission of Life

Nikolai Badinski’s Violin Concerto No. 2 will receive its world première almost 40 years after its composition.