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Jazz New Release Round-Up - 7th July 2022

This week's picks for the latest jazz releases include a Steve Tibbetts retrospective, Trombone Shorty, and Kjetil Mulelid's piano trio.

Alessandro Quarta on Sixteen Seasons

Italian violinist, composer and musical superstar Alessandro Quarta talks to Presto's Paolo Pezzangora about his new album Sixteen Seasons - juxtaposing four composers' musical responses to the seasons of the year.

Sheet Music Special Offers - July 2022

Alongside our continuing offers of up to 25% off Schott and Breitkopf & Härtel, this month we have launched two new special offers with 25% off Faber Music, and 50% off items in our Summer Sheet Music Sale until the 31st of August.

1960's Impulse: Essential Mainstream Jazz

We take a look back at some of our favourite mainstream jazz releases from the early Impulse! Records catalogue - from Shirley Scott, to Duke Ellington and Gil Evans.

New Music Book Publications - 4th July 2022

An examination of Nordic music and its performers; a revised edition of the authoritative catalogue of the works of Johann Sebastian Bach, the Bach-Werke-Verzeichnis; a paperback edition of conductor John Mauceri's guide to the art of listening; a volume discussing the relationship between music and time from the differing perspectives of philosophers, psychologists, and performers; and a picture book for children exploring musical instruments and how they are made.

The Presto Chart - June 2022

Our 25 best-selling titles across all formats for June, with Marc-André Hamelin's recording of William Bolcom's complete piano rags on Hyperion in first place...

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