In: Tips & Tricks

02 SepCorona-Trend: small wind music ensembles


The Covid 19 pandemic has shown one thing: The will to make music together is unbroken. Perhaps some of the orchestras…

Read More

04 JunWhat is a “Silbato” in the score?


The world of music has become small. When I was a music dealer in the 70s, hardly any music from Spanish…

Read More

07 MayUnique sound archive


Only a few people can remember the old sound recordings of the music cassettes anymore. Some people know the vinyl records,…

Read More

04 AprProgram notes are not concert announcements!


Concert announcements are a sensitive topic. How should they be designed? Is it better to inform the listeners precisely about the…

Read More

01 AprThe music commission in times of the corona crisis


Several months ago we reported on the organisation of a decentralised music commission. In times of the Corona crisis, keeping a…

Read More

29 JanAbbreviations and detailed search


In the age of WhatsApp, Instagram and text messages via mobile phone, more or less understandable abbreviations and symbols have generally…

Read More

28 DecCorrect transfers, not only from Switzerland


Why are payment orders returned? As is well known, Switzerland is a very correct country. Since Switzerland joined the European payment…

Read More

25 NovProblems download from intruments parts


Many publishers already offer download options, both for complete works and for individual voices. This is handy if you may need…

Read More

21 NovThe search for contemporary living composers


For a project spanning several countries, the question arose: how to find contemporary, still living composers from certain parts of a…

Read More

13 NovThe focus is on making music together


The new wind music fair “BRAWO” in Stuttgart starts with a varied workshop and advanced training programme. For the first time,…

Read More