This delightful method uses colours, solmisation and an abundance of folk music material. It supplies a solid foundation for improvisation, ensemble playing and overall musicianship. All in all the Colour Flute method - based on Szilvay's popular Colourstrings - makes learning the flute fun!
Book B: 55011-172-1, € 36,50 Buy now
Also available Teacher's Guide for Book A (in Finnish) Buy now
This new, beautiful edition is based on material in the complete critical edition of Sibelius’s works. The Flower Suite is an elegant Sibelius opus for piano. Like the trees, the flowers in the garden of Ainola, his home, also spoke to him.
1. Bellis, 2. Oeillet, 3. Iris, 4. Acquileja, 4. Campanula
55011-171-4, € 19,80 Buy now
This edition is also based on material in the complete critical edition of Sibelius’s works. It includes some of the best-loved piano pieces by Jean Sibelius including The Spruce – one of the works by Sibelius most frequently performed.
1. Kun pihlaja kukkii / När rönnen blommar / When the Rowan Blossoms, 2. Yksinäinen honka / Den ensamma furan / The Solitary Pine, 3. Haapa / Aspen / The Aspen, 4. Koivu / Björken / The Birch, 5. Kuusi / Granen / The Spruce
55011-174-5, € 19,80 Buy now
42 Mini-studies for violin in order to develop a pitch-sensitive ear and fingers – supplementary material for the Colourstrings Violin ABC Book B.
55011-173-8, € 16,50 Buy now
Csaba Szilvay’s edition is a cello fingerboard orientation using an etude by Alfredo Piatti: one bar, one page, one lesson.
55011-157-8, € 15,50 Buy now
Colour Keys is designed for young beginners. As a child-centered method it introduces new musical concepts in the simplest manner possible. The coloured staff is constructed gradually from a single-line staff into a five-line staff. The teacher’s guide is now available in Finnish and in English.
55011-168-4 (in Finnish) € 5,80 Buy now
55011-169-1 (in English) € 5,80 Buy now
for female choir or female quartet (SSAA)
Text: Mawlana Rumi, transl. into Finnish by Jaakko Hämeen-Anttila
Kalevi Aho's impressive interpretation of Rumi's powerful poem was composed in 2003.
55011-175-2, € 3,00 Buy now
for mixed choir
Text: Elmer Diktonius (in Swedish).
The sea has often been an inspiration to Lars Karlsson, born on the island of Åland. His choral Åländsk symfoni (Symphony from Åland) is composed to Elmer Diktonius’s text, which is also constructed as a kind of symphony.
ISMN 979-0-55011-176-9, € 3,50 Buy now
for violin and piano
Linjama’s new work is commissioned by Kaija Saarikettu and premiered on 3 June 2014 in Helsinki by Kaija Saarikettu (violin) and Sonja Fräki (piano).
55011-177-6, € 28,10 Buy now
A new edition of a popular collection that includes solo songs by Sibelius, Kilpinen, Kuula, Merikanto, Madetoja, Sallinen, Rautavaara and others. Available in two volumes for high, middle or low voice.
Volume 1: 55009-243-3 (high), 55009-244-0 (middle),
55009-245-7 (low) € 40,60 (see the contents)
Volume 2: 55009-246-4 (high), 55009-247-1 (middle),
55009-248-8 (low) € 43,00 (see the contents)
Two new parts of the popular Colourstring cello school are now available. Most songs in the books are introduced in positions where the melody can be played with natural harmonics.
55009-479-6 (Book C), € 30,40 Buy now
55009-480-2 (Book D), € 27,00 Buy now
August - 2014