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 New Publications, New Sheet Music Publications - December 2018

by James Longstaffe

James presents his pick of recent publications, including piano music by Smetana and Beethoven, a new edition from Bärenreiter of the two string quartets by Saint-Saëns, and music from the film A Star is Born featuring Lady Gaga and Bradley Cooper.

 Announcement, Sheet Music Special Offers - December 2018

by Ellena Taylor

Alongside our continuing offers of 20% off Leonard Bernstein sheet music and 25% off selected Bärenreiter score and box sets, this month we have launched two new special offers of 25% off publications by Ricordi and Dover sheet music.

 New Publications, New Sheet Music Publications - November 2018

by James Longstaffe

James presents his pick of recent publications, including a volume of sacred oratorio choruses from Oxford University Press, music by Dvořák and Gluck from Bärenreiter, and Christmas tunes for woodwind from Faber Music.

 Announcement, Sheet Music Special Offers - November 2018

by Ellena Taylor

Alongside our continuing offer of 25% off publications by Faber Music this month we have launched two new special offers of 20% off publications by Henle Verlag, and 20% off Leonard Bernstein sheet music.

 New Publications, New Sheet Music Publications - October 2018

by James Longstaffe

James presents his pick of recent publications, including anthologies of opera arias from Boosey & Hawkes, Christmas piano music from Faber, collections of folksongs and French choral music, and the launch of a new critical edition of the music of Tchaikovsky.

 Announcement, Presto Sheet Music Gift Vouchers now available

by Chris O'Reilly

We are pleased to announce that Presto gift vouchers are now available to buy online.

 Announcement, Fiddle Time 20th Anniversary

by Ellena Taylor

This year Oxford University Press celebrates the 20th Anniversary of the Fiddle Time Series. Fiddle Time is a great series for all beginner violinists, packed with lively original tunes, well-known pieces and easy duets.

 New Publications, ABRSM New Publications and Syllabuses for 2019

by Ellena Taylor

ABRSM announce their new exams in Singing for Musical Theatre at Grades 1–3, alongside their new Guitar publications for the upcoming syllabus change in 2019.

 Announcement, Introducing Presto Books

by James Longstaffe

We are very pleased to be able to announce the latest development on the Presto website: a new department dedicated to books about music.

 New Publications, New Sheet Music Publications - September 2018

by James Longstaffe

James presents his pick of recent publications, including violin concertos by JS Bach, a limited edition deluxe full score of  Thomas Adès's opera, The Tempest, the 1741 version of Handel's Messiah, and a vocal score of Marschner's Der Vampyr.

 New Publications, New Sheet Music Publications - August 2018

by James Longstaffe

James presents his pick of recent publications, including piano music by Rachmaninov and Brahms, organ works by Glazunov and Franck, and a facsimile of the autograph score of Bach's Christmas Oratorio.

 New Publications, New Publications from Henle Verlag - July 2018

by Ellena Taylor

This month's batch of new publications from Henle Verlag includes piano music by Bartók, Manuel de Falla and Enrique Granados, as well as music for violin and piano by Pablo de Sarasate.

 New Publications, Breitkopf completes their edition of the organ works of JS Bach

by James Longstaffe

With the publication of Volumes 9 and 10 in the series, Breitkopf has now finished its new edition of the complete organ works of Johann Sebastian Bach.

 New Publications, New Sheet Music Publications - July 2018

by James Longstaffe

James presents his pick of recent publications, including piano sonatas by Beethoven, music from the films The Post and Darkest Hour, and the arrangement of Stand By Me sung at the Royal Wedding in May.

 New Publications, New Sheet Music Publications - June 2018

by James Longstaffe

James presents his pick of recent publications, including piano music by Bartók, a volume of choral pieces from Latin America, and Urtext editions from Bärenreiter of music by Suk, Brahms, and François Couperin.

 New Publications, New Sheet Music Publications - May 2018

by James Longstaffe

James presents his pick of recent publications, including new editions of symphonies by Dvořák and Vaughan Williams, selected organ works by Puccini, and the vocal score of George Benjamin's most recent opera, Lessons in Love and Violence.

 Announcement, A new source found for Mendelssohn's Violin Concerto

by James Longstaffe

Bärenreiter's new edition of Mendelssohn's concerto takes into account a recently-discovered source for the solo violin part.

 New Publications, New Sheet Music Publications - April 2018

by James Longstaffe

James presents his pick of recent publications, including music from Star Wars: The Last Jedi, piano music by Bartók, a new edition of Mendelssohn's Violin Concerto from Bärenreiter, and a series of vocal anthologies from Chester Music.

 Announcement, Wishlist and accounts features added to the Presto website

by Chris O'Reilly

Chris introduces some great new features which have recently been added across the Presto website.

 New Publications, New Sheet Music Publications - March 2018

by James Longstaffe

James presents his pick of recent publications, including music from Paddington 2 and The Greatest Showman, Bärenreiter's new edition of Bach's Cello Suites, and critical editions of works by Smetana and Richard Strauss.