By: Helmut Schwaiger

28 MayBaton – The foundation of a sophisticated concert


Baton Music was founded in 1996 by Jos van de Braak and Paul Gofers and has since developed into a publishing…

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28 May“Fake News” in the sheet music database?


“Fake news” is fake news. Messages that want to influence, messages that push the recipient in a certain direction. In former…

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28 MayWe are not the fastest….


So, is the team of www.musicainfo.net on the lazy skin? Do they indulge in idleness? What’s the matter, I can’t find…

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28 MayMay 2019 – more than 170 new publications


Was it the cool May in Central Europe or were there other reasons for the numerous new publications of the month…

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28 MayThrone of the North – Alfred the Great and the Vikings


When “Alfred the Great” was still only “Alfred”, namely at a young age, he was sent to Rome where, according to…

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28 MayThe many moods of the euphonist


The euphonium is described as “the most romantic” in the sound of brass instruments. It has a large range, both down…

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13 MayStijn Aertgeerts wins with “Bipolarity”


Ten compositions were to be judged anonymously by the jury, in which Paul Hindmarsh, Oliver Waespi and Lucy Pankhurst were represented….

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30 AprReactions to “good tags”


In the last newsletter we reported about the plan to add tags to our database. In addition to keywords, with which…

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29 AprOn the occasion of Jacques Offenbach’s 200th birthday


Many call the composition style of the German-born Jacques Offenbach “more French than French” and so he became the most popular…

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29 AprWhen you have nothing to say….


A concert speaker who has nothing to say? No matter whether a programme booklet or a speaker on stage: an explanation of the individual works is always in demand. This information should be factual and perhaps spiced with a little humour. The texts shouldn’t be too long and still arouse curiosity about the coming work. Not too easy, right? Don’t worry, we help you out!

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