10 MayAn Act of Resistance: Music for Prague 1968

On 21 August 1968, the so-called Prague Spring was put down with the occupation of Czechoslovakia by the troops of the…

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05 MaySaint-Saëns: child prodigy and cosmopolitan

100 years ago, on 16 December 1921, the French composer Chales-Camille Saint-Saens died in Algiers. At the time, he was considered…

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12 MarLight at the end of the tunnel

Corona has put an end to concert activity. A year without rehearsals, without performances. But experts already see a “light at…

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11 MarMars mission confirmed: People of Mars extinct!

We have known for some time that there is no “man on the moon”. Now, even after the landing on Mars,…

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New Publications

12 MarWho hasn’t had enough Corona yet?

I’m getting tired of hearing that word: Corona. Nevertheless, every now and then we are asked whether there is a work…

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12 MarTravelling to distant countries

If travelling to distant countries is impossible due to the pandemic, one can still explore other cultures in one’s mind. Author…

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10 FebReflection on the 80th

A few weeks ago we reported on Josef Jiskra’s 80th birthday. Now, as a follow-up to his 80th, a CD has…

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08 FebRundel’s Online Promo Catalogue 2020/21

Cirka 70 novelties have been compiled by the Rundel publishing house from Germany in its current online catalogue. An extensive programme…

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Behind the Scenes

12 MarTime for brass band music

Our sound archive currently has about 2000 CDs that have not yet been entered into the database. Step by step, these…

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11 MarList of competition pieces Switzerland: Three classes updated

Currently we are working on updating the competition piece list of the Swiss Wind Music Association (SBV – ASM – ABS…

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CD Raritäten

10 FebGet it now: CD rarities

As reported elsewhere, countless sound carriers have been digitised and entered into the sheet music database. Now the problem arises: what…

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09 Feb“Out of print” is not lost!

For more than 20 years we have been collecting complete recordings in our sound archive, which you can listen to on…

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