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Jri Reinvere is Estonia's Musician of the Year 2021
Jri Reinvere is Estonia's Musician of the Year 2021
On January 13th, 2022 it was announced that the Estonian composer had been voted "Musician of the Year 2021" by the public broadcaster of his home country ERR (Eesti...
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Prokofievs Peter and the Wolf is the front runner at GEMA
Prokofievs Peter and the Wolf is the front runner at GEMA
GEMAs virtuos magazine has published the 2020 GEMA bestseller list. Sergei Prokofievs Peter and the Wolf is number one in the charts of live performances of...
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100th birthday anniversary of Antonio Bibalo
The Norwegian composer of Italian origin Antonio Bibalo, born in Trieste on 18 January 1922 who died on 20 June 2008, became known worldwide for his church and orchestral music, but especially for...
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World premiere of Jan Mller-Wielands The Star Talers for girls choir and ensemble in Hanover
World premiere of Jan Mller-Wielands The Star Talers for girls choir and ensemble in Hanover
One of the most moving fairy tales from the Brothers Grimms childrens and household tales The Star Talers tells of a poor girl who has nothing more than a piece of bread and her old clothes....
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Canadian premiere of Giya Kanchelis Nu.Mu.Zu at the Winnipeg New Music Festival 2022
Canadian premiere of Giya Kanchelis Nu.Mu.Zu at the Winnipeg New Music Festival 2022
Premiered in 2015 by the Belgian National Orchestra, Giya Kancheli's work bearing the special title Nu.Mu.Zu is to receive its Canadian premiere on 22 January 2022 in the opening...
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The ballet Kassandra with music by Alfred Schnittke at the Pfalztheater Kaiserslautern
The ballet Kassandra with music by Alfred Schnittke at the Pfalztheater Kaiserslautern
Alfred Schnittkes Concerto grosso No. 1 is a modern classic. In this work, the first of a multi-part cycle, the composer used polystylistic techniques to create modern concertos modelled on...
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Christmas Greetings from Sikorski Music Publishers
Christmas Greetings from Sikorski Music Publishers
We wish all music enthusiasts who feel connected to our company a Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year. Two years of the pandemic have changed our lives and our work.
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A commemoration of Heinrich Riethmller on the occasion of his 100th birthday
Heinrich Riethmller was a household name to millions of viewers of German television in post-war Germany. As musical director of the unforgotten show Dalli Dalli, he accompanied the legendary...
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Music full of joy, but also deep sadness: Elena Firsovas Ornaments of Joy
Music full of joy, but also deep sadness: Elena Firsovas Ornaments of Joy
As part of Elena Firsovas residency with the Rundfunk-Sinfonieorchester Berlin (The Berlin Radio Symphony Orchestra), numerous orchestral and chamber music works by the composer will be presented...
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100th birthday anniversary of Timofej Dokschizer
The Trumpet Concerto by Alexander Arutjunjan made Timofej Dokschizers name world-famous. In addition to Dmitri Shostakovichs Concerto for Piano, Trumpet and Orchestra, Arutjunjans work...
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Ballet Maria with Lera Auerbachs work Dialogues on Stabat Mater premieres in Nuremberg
Ballet Maria with Lera Auerbachs work Dialogues on Stabat Mater premieres in Nuremberg
In the first part of a new ballet evening at the Nuremberg Theatre, choreographer Goyo Montero presents a ballet entitled Maria on 18 December 2021, in which he uses the dialogues on Stabat Mater...
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New production of Shostakovich's brilliant operetta Moscow Cheryomushki in Augsburg
New production of Shostakovich's brilliant operetta Moscow Cheryomushki in Augsburg
Dmitri Shostakovichs entertaining operetta Moscow Cheryomushki is becoming increasingly popular and is undergoing many new productions. On 11 December 2021, the work will premiere at the...
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Book by Osmo Tapio Rihl is awarded the Finlandia Prize for Non-Fiction
Book by Osmo Tapio Rihl is awarded the Finlandia Prize for Non-Fiction
The Finnish composer Osmo Tapio Rihl published his first book "Miksi nykymusiikki auf niin vaikeaa" earlier this year. The book, which was published in Finnish and is also...
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First International Weinberg Violin Competition in Katowice
First International Weinberg Violin Competition in Katowice
From 4 to 12 December 2021, the International Weinberg Violin Competition will be held for the first time at the Katowice Academy of Music. The artistic director of this competition is Szymon...
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German premiere of the joint composition March Swan, Crab and Pike in Berlin
This march was written on the initiative of Gennady Rozhdestvensky as an encore for a concert in the Great Hall of the Moscow Conservatory on 15 April 1982, at which Edison Denisovs Peinture,...
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Pragma by Osmo Tapio Rihl is to be premiered at the Nuova consonanza festival
Pragma by Osmo Tapio Rihl is to be premiered at the Nuova consonanza festival
Pragma for seven players (flute, clarinets, piano, string quartet) was commissioned by the Italian festival Nuova consonanza and composed in 2020. The planned premiere was postponed by an...
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Chamber music festival Sofia Gubaidulina in Bonn
Chamber music festival Sofia Gubaidulina in Bonn
From 2nd to 5th December 2021, the In Situ Art Society Bonn will organise a chamber music festival in the Dialograum Kreuzung at St. Helena in Bonn on the occasion of Sofia Gubaidulinas 90th...
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Teodor Currentzis and musicAeterna premiere new work by Marko Nikodijevic
Teodor Currentzis and musicAeterna premiere new work by Marko Nikodijevic
The extraordinary conductor and leader of the legendary orchestra musicAeterna and the SWR Symphony Orchestra, Teodor Currentzis, is an admirer of Marko Nikodijevics work and has performed his...
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Musically narrating and conveying our time. Estonian composer Jri Reinvere turns 50
Musically narrating and conveying our time. Estonian composer Jri Reinvere turns 50
Estonian composer Jri Reinvere, who has also worked as a presenter on Finnish and Estonian radio and was inspired by film legend Ingmar Bergman, celebrates his 50th birthday on 2 December 2021. I...
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World premiere at the Philharmonie Berlin: Elena Firsova's Night in Appen
World premiere at the Philharmonie Berlin: Elena Firsova's Night in Appen
As part of Jelena Firsovas residency with the Rundfunk-Sinfonieorchester Berlin, numerous orchestral and chamber music works by the composer will be presented at the Konzerthaus Berlin and the...
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Edison Denisov -	25th anniversary of death 24 November 2021
Edison Denisov - 25th anniversary of death 24 November 2021
Among Russian composers of the post-Shostakovich era such as Sofia Gubaidulina, Galina Ustvolskaya and Alfred Schnittke, Edison Denisov is considered the great poet of sound, a master of...
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Portrait Concert for Sofia Gubaidulina in Moscow
Portrait Concert for Sofia Gubaidulina in Moscow
On 13 November, the Moscow Philharmonic Orchestra is to hold a Gubaidulina portrait concert at the Tchaikovsky Concert Hall in Moscow to mark the composers 90th birthday. The State Academic...
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Jri Reinveres Of the Dying of the Stars. Symphonic Notes to be premiered at musica viva.
Jri Reinveres Of the Dying of the Stars. Symphonic Notes to be premiered at musica viva.
After the orchestral work The Inner Sea (premiered on 31 October 2021 in Saarbrcken) and Two Bracelets for Klara (premiered on 10 November 2021 in Tallinn), now the third work by Estonian...
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Four-part cycle sound ecologies by Daniel Smutny to be premiered in Cologne
Four-part cycle sound ecologies by Daniel Smutny to be premiered in Cologne
The E-MEX Ensemble will premiere a four-part cycle entitled sound ecologies by the composer Daniel Smutny, born in 1976, on 13 November 2011 in Cologne. The cycle consists of the pieces our...
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Special publication of Sergei Prokofievs complete opera oeuvre
Special publication of Sergei Prokofievs complete opera oeuvre
The traditional companies Boosey & Hawkes and Sikorski Music Publishers have recently united under one roof to represent the complete works of Sergei Prokofiev. They are taking this as an...
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Mandelring Quartet will perform all of Dmitri Shostakovich's string quartets
Mandelring Quartet will perform all of Dmitri Shostakovich's string quartets
The Mandelring Quartet will perform all 15 string quartets by Dmitri Shostakovich between November 4th and 7th, 2021 in the Lehmbruck Museum Duisburg and in the Kulturforum Franziskanerkloster ...
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Jan Mller-Wieland and Johannes X. Schachtner at Kempfenhausen Castle on Lake Starnberg
Jan Mller-Wieland and Johannes X. Schachtner at Kempfenhausen Castle on Lake Starnberg
The enchanted atmosphere of a concert at Kempfenhausen Castle on Lake Starnberg is evoked by the crackle-like surface of Manuela Hartel's photo collage, reminiscent of the patina of an oil...
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Tallinn Chamber Orchestra premieres Jri Reinveres Klaras Two Bracelets
Tallinn Chamber Orchestra premieres Jri Reinveres Klaras Two Bracelets
Estonian composer Jri Reinvere celebrates his 50th birthday on 2 December 2021. These days, many projects put on hold during the lockdown are now being resumed. Reinveres orchestral work The...
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The final version of Marko Nikodijevics grid/index [I] receives its world premiere in Zurich
The final version of Marko Nikodijevics grid/index [I] receives its world premiere in Zurich
On 4 November 2021, the final version of the work grid/index [I] by Serbian composer Marko Nikodijevic will be premiered in Zurich. The performers are the Hyper Duo and Marko Nikodijevic himself...
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Concert with works by Johannes X. Schachtner in Munich
On November 1, 2021, there will be a concert in the Himmelfahrtskirche in Munich-Sendling with works by Johannes X. Schachtner, played by members of the Concetto: x ensemble.
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At the beginning of November 2021 Sofia Gubaidulina is Composer of the Week on BBC Radio 3
At the beginning of November 2021 Sofia Gubaidulina is Composer of the Week on BBC Radio 3
For the week from 1st to 5th November 2021 Sofia Gubaidulina is to be Composer of the Week on BBC Radio 3. A daily one-hour programme on the composer will be broadcast between 12 noon and 1pm,...
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Rudolf Buchbinder travels around the world with Lera Auerbachs Diabellical Waltz
The Spanish premiere of Lera Auerbachs Diabellical Waltz for piano is scheduled for 2 November 2021 in Oviedo with soloist and commissioner Rudolf Buchbinder.
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Spanish premiere in Palma de Mallorca: Ferran Cruixents Solaria for orchestra
Spanish premiere in Palma de Mallorca: Ferran Cruixents Solaria for orchestra
The orchestral work Solaria by Catalan composer Ferran Cruixent is to have its Spanish premiere in Palma de Mallorca on 4 November 2021. The Orquestra Simfnica Illes Balears will perform under...
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Rodion Shchedrins brilliant Carmen Suite featuring new choreography by Ivan Alboresi at Theater Nordhausen
Rodion Shchedrins brilliant Carmen Suite featuring new choreography by Ivan Alboresi at Theater Nordhausen
The love story and its tragic end (that first appeared in 1847 as a French novella by Prosper Mrime) between Carmen a Spanish gypsy and the sergeant Don Jos inspired the composer Georges Bizet...
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World premiere in Saarbrcken: Jri Reinveres The Inner Sea for large orchestra
World premiere in Saarbrcken: Jri Reinveres The Inner Sea for large orchestra
Estonian composer Jri Reinvere is celebrating his 50th birthday on 2 December 2021. In the next few weeks, three of the composers orchestral works are to be premiered.
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New Gubaidulina CD with the Gewandhausorchester Leipzig on Deutsche Grammophon
New Gubaidulina CD with the Gewandhausorchester Leipzig on Deutsche Grammophon
It never ceases to thrill me how Sofia Gubaidulina combines intellect, spirituality and sensuality in her works. Her music gets right under your skin, says Gewandhauskapellmeister Andris Nelsons...
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Dejan Lazić's Schubert homage The Trout Pond receives its Danish premiere in Copenhagen
Dejan Lazić's Schubert homage The Trout Pond receives its Danish premiere in Copenhagen
In 2017, pianist Silke Avenhaus studied the five contemporary composers Ferran Cruixent, Dejan Lazić, Osmo Tapio Rihl, Gerald Resch and Johannes X. Schachtner, and was inspired to take on...
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Kirill Serebrennikov stages Shostakovichs The Nose in Munich
Kirill Serebrennikov stages Shostakovichs The Nose in Munich
Only two years ago, the artistic director of the Hamburg Schauspielhaus Karin Beier restaged Dmitri Shostakovichs opera The Nose at the Hamburg State Opera. The play about collegiate assessor...
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Sofia Gubaidulina, the Grande Dame of New Music, on her 90th birthday
Sofia Gubaidulina, the Grande Dame of New Music, on her 90th birthday
I hear the world sounding inside me and want to bring this into a musical form and fix it in tones - like an ancient man who wants to record what he has experienced and seen on the wall of his cave.
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Sofia Gubaidulinas second season as Gewandhaus composer
Sofia Gubaidulinas second season as Gewandhaus composer
It is Sofia Gubaidulinas second season as Gewandhaus composer in Leipzig, which will open on 17/19 September 2021 with her Triple Concerto. In addition, the Gewandhaus Orchestra will celebrate the...
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Repertoire for small string orchestra
Repertoire for small string orchestra
Instead of a giant orchestra, as required by works of Mahler, Strauss or Wagner , there is a boom of smaller orchestral works.
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Works for Ensemble
Works for Ensemble
The variety of instrumental timbres in the ensemble music of our composers from all over the world is unlimited.
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Works for chamber orchestra
Works for chamber orchestra
Almost all works for chamber orchestras from our catalogs have an extra-musical title.
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Works for voice and chamber orchestra / strings / ensemble
Works for voice and chamber orchestra / strings / ensemble
Texts from all over the world, from William Shakespeare, Edgar Allan Poe, Francesco Petrarca to Rainer Maria Rilke, Roger Willemsen or ancient Chinese poems, have inspired our composers.
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Works for solo instruments and chamber orchestra / strings / ensemble
Works for solo instruments and chamber orchestra / strings / ensemble
Here you will also find works for unusual solo instruments such as oud, zheng and sheng, electric guitar or jazz trio and small orchestras or ensembles.
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