Recommendations

30 NovInsieme (Together) – Foundation of the wind bands


The foundation for every concert band is youth work. Only those who are successful here can later fall back on well-trained…

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23 Nov100 years Carinthian referendum


On 10 October, Carinthia will celebrate the 100th anniversary of the Carinthian referendum, a historical event of great importance for all…

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23 NovSouth Tyrol: Torn between the political powers


Exactly 100 years ago, on 10 October 1920, South Tyrol was annexed by the Kingdom of Italy. From then on, South…

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23 NovAmerican composer and creative writer Michael Boo died.


Michael Boo was a composer, creative writer and church choir director (vocals and hand bells) from Chesterton, Indiana. He received his…

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News

30 NovNew times for choral music


Choirs are strongly affected in times of pandemic. Many have completely stopped their activities because of the danger of infection. But…

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30 NovRock’n’Roll, Blues and Soul for wind orchestra


It is 85 years since Elvis Presley was born. He died in 1977 at the age of 42, but the artist…

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30 NovBelwin’s new wind band works


Belwin-Mills Publishing Corp. is based in Miami, Florida. The editions are distributed by Alfred Publishing Company, which has a European branch…

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06 OctEnjoy the Music – News from Belgium


Enjoy the Music – that’s what Louis Martinus, head of the Belgian music publisher HaFaBra, recommends. HaFaBra in turn means: music…

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Deaths

23 NovAmerican composer and creative writer Michael Boo died.


Michael Boo was a composer, creative writer and church choir director (vocals and hand bells) from Chesterton, Indiana. He received his…

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13 OctSalzburg laments Sepp Neumayr


Austrian composer and music publisher Sepp Neumar died.

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07 OctThe synth solo that made the guitarist famous.


“Jump” THE hit of the band “van Halen” is in the ears of the fans because of its characteristic intro on…

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24 SepNo one sang “Déshabillez-moi” like her: Juliette Greco


Juliette Greco had many additional names: “The Black Sun of Paris”, “The Grand Dame of Chanson”, or just affectionately “Jujube”, as…

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