March 24th, 2017
March 22nd, 2017
Puchhammer-Sédillot: Pièces de Concours – from the Paris Conservatoire repertoire, Vol. 3
– Score and parts –
A real treasure trove in the scarce Romantic viola repertoire: The three-volume edition contains original works which were used as compulsory pieces in final examinations of the viola class at the Conservatoire de Paris between 1897 and 1969.
The editor rediscovered these almost forgotten ‘Pièces de concours’ and compiled them in three volumes. In the present edition, ‘modern’ fingerings and bowing indications have been added to the pieces in order to make it easier to access these works and facilitate sight-playing.
March 20th, 2017
Johow: Coffee & Violin – 18 Coffee Time Pieces in Popular Style
– Edition with CD –
Just close your eyes and relax! These pieces are pleasant to the audience and relaxing like a cup of coffee. And these charming character pieces are also fun to play for the musician. With the enclosed CD and the piano accompaniment, the pieces are suitable for lessons, concerts or just music-making at home. Chord symbols make it possible to play the pieces with guitar or accordion accompaniment, etc.
March 17th, 2017
Gkougkousoudis: Paradromes III / Kolb: Trois pièces pittoresques/ Shang: Yin
– Performance scores –
The new publications of Schott Music for flute and piano include the works of three laureates of the Harald Genzmer Composition Competition 2016. They are ideal for performances at concerts and competitions like Jugend musiziert.
The young Greek composer Theodoros Gkougkousoudis was awarded the third prize for Paradromes III in which he uses modern playing techniques in the flute part as well as in the piano part.
Trois pièces pittoresques by the pianist Oliver Kolb from Darmstadt is written entirely in French timbres. Its main features are the ease and joy of playing for the performers.
Peilei Shang won the first prize with her composition Yin: Reminiscent of traditional Chinese music, Yin creates an individual and expressive atmosphere by means of sound effects embedded unobtrusively in the overall context. Special techniques are used in the flute and piano parts to produce the sound of the Chinese traditional instruments xiao, a kind of bamboo flute, and qin, a plucked instrument.
March 15th, 2017
Heumann: The Entertainer – 100 Entertaining Piano Pieces from Classical Music to Pop
– Sheet music –
100 entertaining piano pieces which are easy and fun to play!
This new anthology by Hans-Günter Heumann contains both popular melodies from musicals and films, such as Amélie and Titanic, and great hits by Sinatra and Ellington. The collection also features many audience favourites from the world of classical music which easily have the same effect like The Entertainer: Mozart’s Turkish March, Wagner’s famous Bridal Chorus, Brahms’ Hungarian Dance No. 5, and many more.
March 11th, 2017
Kreidler: Beatles-Songs & Traditionals for Classical Guitar
– Songbook –
John, Paul, George and Ringo – four names forever etched into music history. Hits like Yesterday, Lady Madonna, And I Love Her and Penny Lane are milestones in the world of popular music. This newly revised edition of our bestseller from 1984 presents the hits of The Beatles both in the skilful and easily playable arrangements by Dieter Kreidler and in the popular tab format with chords.
- Norwegian Wood
- For No One
- Lady Madonna
- When I’m Sixty-Four
- Penny Lane
- And I Love Her
- and others
March 10th, 2017
Albrecht: My first concert – 24 Easy Concert Pieces from 5 Centuries
– Edition with CD –
The first concert is a special experience for everyone. The choice of the ‘right’ performance piece is of vital importance: It should be technically and musically manageable, make a strong impression and give great pleasure in practicing.
My First Concert contains easy pieces for flute and piano which invite the player on a journey through different epochs of music – from Renaissance to jazz and pop music.
Including inserted piano part and play-along CD.
Further editions in the series “My first concert” for various instruments can be found here.
100 Entertaining Piano Pieces from Classical Music to Pop
F.G. Heumann FG
• For beginners and aficionados
• Ideal for the returning musician
• New in the Pianissimo series
100 entertaining piano pieces which are easy and fun to play! This new anthology by Hans-Günter Heumann contains both popular melodies from musicals and films, such as Amélie and Titanic, and timeless hits by Sinatra and Ellington. The collection also features many audience favourites from the world of classical music including The Entertainer: Mozart’s Turkish March, Wagner’s famous Bridal Chorus, Brahms’ Hungarian Dance No. 5, and many more.
The volume is divided in three sections, comprising almost everything a pianist might wish to have in their repertoire:
The Popular Highlights include popular piano pieces like The Entertainer, the soundtrack from Amélie, My Heart Will Go On from Titanic, Memories from Cats, My Way by Frank Sinatra, and many other surprises.
The titles in the chapter Classical Highlights are real favourites of the audience from the area of classical music which easily have the same effect like the pop and jazz pieces: Mozart’s Turkish March, Wagner’s famous Bridal Chorus, Brahms’ Hungarian Dance No. 5, and many more.
The chapter Song Highlights contains absolutely catchy tunes from the areas of blues, gospel and folk music, like Oh Happy Day, Down By The Riverside or Matilda.
Pièces de Concours Vol.3
from the Paris Conservatoire repertoire
• 3rd Volume of exam pieces from the Paris Conservatoire
• Intermediate difficulty
• Perfect for lessons, concerts and examinations
A treasure trove in the scarce Romantic viola literature, the third volume follows volumes one and two of this highly popular series.
The pieces were performed in final examinations at the famous Conservatoire de Paris between 1897 and 1969. The publications are based on the first editions. In order to make it easier to approach the works, ‘modern’ fingerings and common bowing instructions were added to the pieces so that they can be played at sight.
Vol. 3 contains pieces by Hans Sitt, Heinrich Arends and Léon Firket
No. 1 of Carmina Burana
• SATB Choir
• Underlayed Piano accompaniment
• Convenient size
• Available for the first time in Schott Edition
Carl Orff’s masterpiece Carmina Burana, which was composed
in 1936, is, without doubt, one of the world’s best-known
Due to popular demand, Schott has made available a separate
edition of the opening chorus, “O Fortuna”, taken from the
piano score (ED 2877) of the complete work.
• Supplementary pieces to Lesson Book 2 of the new
Koeppen Cello Method
• 34 Tunes in various styles for players age 10 to adult
• CD and Piano Accompaniments
A great supplementary resource to Lesson Book 2 of the
trailblazing new Koeppen Cello Method, putting the
emphasis on having fun with your cello!
Taking a playful and effective approach to learning the cello,
the Koeppen Cello Method breaks new ground, sprucing up
the usual Baroque and Classical repertoire by adding pieces
in popular styles: rock, bossa nova, reggae, swing and more!
Exciting pieces and exercises in these styles illustrate specific
musical concepts and techniques, whilst teacher-pupil duets
feature throughout, encouraging strong ensemble skills right
from the get-go.
Structured in an easy and understandable way, the Koeppen
Cello Method lays the foundation for a solid technical
and musical training. There is a core Lesson Book and a
supplementary Tune Book at each level. All books are
accompanied by a CD which will help motivate and inspire.
For players from around the age of 10 right up to adult