10 FebAlfred Reed on his 100th birthday

On 25 January, Alfred Reed would have celebrated his 100th birthday. Reason enough to commemorate the composer, arranger, conductor and publisher….

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09 FebWhen the earth was flat

500 years ago, it was still clear in many Christian minds that the earth is a disc and that the sun,…

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07 JanMolenaar’s bestsellers honour Michael Geisler

Some time ago, the Dutch publisher Molenaar compiled a catalogue of 50 titles containing bestsellers for wind orchestra in the medium…

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07 JanSimply Classics for Concert Band #7

However, the matter is not as simple as the title of the CD announces: “Easy Classical Music for Wind Orchestra” probably…

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New Publications

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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08 FebAlfred and the offerings of Nadab and Abihu

Something is not right … a growing sense of danger is in the air. Dark colours, minor chords, changing tonalities and…

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29 JanThe Offerings of Nadab and Abihu

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Behind the Scenes

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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07 JanActors, singers and other jugglers….

“I would like to perform a whole musical with my wind orchestra. That is, with singers, choir, actors, etc. But the…

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30 NovWell-intentioned but unwanted: Direct debit orders

Membership fees are due once a year. You will receive a renewal invoice 60 days, then 30 days and again 14…

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