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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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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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07 Jan25 Years Music Publisher Gerhard Hafner


The small but fine music publishing house in Austria was founded in 1996 and specialises in the focus of traditional wind…

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07 JanOld and new = no contrast


Of course, publishers like to report on their new editions. on their new arrangements of popular music, on new arrangements of…

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