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Ian Stephens’ orchestral fanfare The World In One City is being broadcast on BBC Radio 3 on Monday 19 June at 7.30pm in a concert of orchestral and choral glories given by the Royal Liverpool Philharmonic Orchestra and Sir James MacMillan in Liverpool’s iconic Metropolitan Cathedral. Recorded in Liverpool on 10 June, the piece is …

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On Friday 30 June from 6.30 pm, London’s Schott Recital Room will see a recital celebrating the release of Brian Inglis’ debut piano music album, ‘Living Stones’, out in September this year on the Sargasso contemporary and electronic music label. Artists Gabriel Keen and Christopher Scobie will play pieces from the album (several of which …

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We are delighted to announce that the Anglo-American composer Kevin Malone has joined Composers Edition. Catalogue initially includes a total of nine compositions from Lilith for solo piano, to Count Me In for pianist and compact disc player to Requiem77  for cello / saxophone and air traffic controllers. Described by The Independent as “witty, with a rare …

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Colin Riley’s latest work “Warp and Weft”, the world’s first double cello concerto, will receive its world premiere by Manchester Camerata – winners of the RPS Music Award in the Ensemble category – on 8th June 2017. With Gabriella Swallow and Guy Johnston as soloists, the piece is almost exclusively built on the mutual support …

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At the beginning of May, the RPS Music Awards ceremony brought the 2016 prize in the Learning and Participation category to the South-West Open Youth Orchestra, the UK’s only disabled-led regional youth orchestra, brought to life by Open Up Music and sustained by its committed partners. CE’s Liz Lane is the orchestra’s Composer in Association. It’s …

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About Composers Edition

The newly launched Composers Edition offers ready access to professional composers' own imprints, delivered in days to your door, or downloaded in seconds!

Our speedy print-on-demand and digital download service means that new works can be available days after the composer has finished composing.

What's more, because composers retain all rights to their works, by purchasing through Composers Edition customers are helping to ensure that composers get the maximum return for their skilled creative endeavours.

We'll be adding more Composers soon, so do keep in touch via our mailing list and social media (see right).

I'm a Composer - Can I publish my works with Composers Edition?

Composers Edition offers a subscription based service to professional composers.

Providing you produce well presented scores and parts and can demonstrate significant demand for your works, then Composers Edition can help.

To find out more go to Composer Application.