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Copyright & Sync

Do you want to apply for a license to reprint Schott material in your publication, or to use our music in your film or commercial? You are planning a performance of grand rights work or want make arrangement of one of our works? You can submit the appropriate license requests here. We will respond to your request as soon as possible with a quote.

Sync: Film & Advertising

Do you have an idea of the sound you want for your film, but haven't yet found the perfect music?
SCHOTT Sync will gladly recommend suitable music, negotiate a license, and give advice on the legal issues concerning the use of music in film and advertising.
More information, musical inspiration and highlights from our catalogue can be found here. Or call us directly at +49 6131 246870.
Already have something specific in mind? Just write us an email.
We look forward to hearing from you!

Performing Rights

You will not only need the hire material to perform a work protected by copyright you will also need a performance license. To receive a performance license for small right music (e.g. Symphonies, Solo Concertos, etc.) please contact your local collecting society. The performance of grand right works (e.g. Operas, Ballets) is licensed by Schott Music directly.

Please contact Mr. Staude in this matter.

Reprint Requests

If you would like to reprint a work from the Schott Music Catalogue you will need our permission and a license. Please contact Mrs. Schütz-Meisel in this matter. Please describe your plans as accurate as possible. The transmission of a request does not guarantee a reprint license. After checking your enquiry we will contact you as soon as possible.
We look forward to your request!


Own Arrangements of our works are not allowed. Please do not send any requests for arrangements!

Foreign Rights

We are delighted to be able to offer new publications, along with some of the best-selling titles in our back catalogue, for publication in foreign editions.
If you're interested in buying foreign rights, we're happy to send copies for perusal along with background information on the books.
We look forward to hearing from you via Mail.