Universal Edition Music publisher since 1901

We are one of the biggest music publishers in the area of New Classical Music and enthusiastic for the composers and musical developments of the 20th and 21st centuries

Universal Edition Excitement since 1901

We are one of the biggest music publishers in the area of New Classical Music and enthusiastic for the composers and musical developments of the 20th and 21st centuries

Universal Edition Love for music since 1901

We are one of the biggest music publishers in the area of New Classical Music and enthusiastic for the composers and musical developments of the 20th and 21st centuries

Universal Edition Passion since 1901

We are one of the biggest music publishers in the area of New Classical Music and enthusiastic for the composers and musical developments of the 20th and 21st centuries

Universal Edition Enthusiasm since 1901

We are one of the biggest music publishers in the area of New Classical Music and enthusiastic for the composers and musical developments of the 20th and 21st centuries

The music publisher Universal Edition, which was founded in 1901 in Vienna as a publisher of classic instructional literature, developed rapidly within a few short years following its establishment into a future-oriented publishing house serving many of contemporary musical life's most creative talents.

Today, Universal Edition's catalogue encompasses over 30,000 items and is inseparably linked with the great composers and musical developments of the 20th and 21st centuries.

Universal Edition Our most interesting composers - since 1901

Universal Edition's catalogue encompasses over 30,000 items and is inseparably linked with the great composers and musical developments of the 20th and 21st centuries.

To our composers

If a composer could say what he had to say in words, he would not bother trying to say it in music.

Gustav Mahler

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Universal Edition Historically significant – since 1901

It all started when a group of Viennese music publishers and music lovers in the Austro-Hungarian Empire wanted to become independent of imports of sheet music. The rest is history.

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Music is a labyrinth with no beginning and no end, full of new paths to discover, where mystery remains eternal.

Pierre Boulez

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Universal Edition The best sheet music – since 1901

No matter if it’s insturmental methods or orchestra material, the quality of our sheet music is unmatched.

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Universal Edition A reliable partner - since 1901

We work very close with orchestras and organisers across the globe and find a solution for every requirement.

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