Featured Composers

  • Unsuk ChinUnsuk Chin

    "My music is a reflection of my dreams." Unsuk Chin

  • Harrison BirtwistleHarrison Birtwistle

    "A great original ... one of the most gifted composers of his generation." The Times

  • Brett DeanBrett Dean

    "...a voice of fertile imagination, originality and expressive subtlety." Chicago Tribune

  • Sebastian CurrierSebastian Currier

    "Lyrical, colourful, firmly rooted in tradition, but absolutely new..." The Washington Post

  • Andrzej PanufnikAndrzej Panufnik

    "The ideal is a composition in which poetic content is combined with perfection of construction... Music gets its eternal beauty from an ideal balance of emotion and intellect." Andrzej Panufnik

  • Benjamin BrittenBenjamin Britten

    "My technique is to tear all the waste away; to achieve perfect clarity of expression..." Benjamin Britten

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Today's Performances

  • Birtwistle, Harrison: Pulse Shadows (Finnish premiere)Viitaasari, Finland
  • Bartók, Béla: Concerto for Orchestra Laeiszhalle, Hamburg, Germany
  • Strauss, Richard: Oboe Concerto Philharmonie, Kammermusiksaal, Berlin, Germany

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The comprehensive series continues with new resources for developing pianists, covering grades 1-5.

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