About Ricordi London
Welcome to the website for Ricordi London. As part of Universal Music Publishing Classical, Ricordi London is the UK home for the Ricordi and Lengnick catalogues, and those of Durand, Salabert and Eschig. We invite you to explore our new catalogue pages or find out about our current composers.
French violinist Renaud Capuçon gives the UK premiere of Pascal Dusapin’s Violin Concerto
On 3 May at the Barbican, London, Sakari Oramo will conduct the BBC SO in the UK premiere of Pascal Dusapin’s Violin Concerto with Renaud Capuçon (soloist). In a programme exploring every facet of the orchestra with music by Debussy’s, Honegger’s and Elgar, Dusapin’s Violin Concerto, promises to be a sonic experiment married to emotional directness. Click here for further details.
Singing in Tongues
Read Alex Ross' review of Liza Lim's portrait concert for The New Yorker.
COMPOSERS ON COMPOSERS
For the UMPC blog, our contemporary composers present their favourite works from the catalogue. This month, Rolf Hind shares his thoughts on Masse, Macht und Individuum by Vinko Globokar:
"I heard this piece in Vienna about fifteen years ago, and have been living in hope since that someone might present it in Britain. At the time I was overwhelmed by the force of personality in this coruscating circus of a piece, a piece that at twenty minutes leaves you so breathlessly tantalised. But I suppose the forces themselves are an obstacle. Let’s hope that for Globokar’s 80th in 2014 someone will see fit… more