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The start and development of Saker Music

The start and development of Saker Music Company Written by Márton Szives New year, even new decade is upon us, and we were eager to hear the aims and achievements of Saker Music company from Áron. It’s time for a summary! Márton Szives: The launch of Saker Music Company was a real success and you’ve…
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For the memory of Mrs. Márta Kurtág

  Written by Márton Szives The members of the Saker Music Company would like to honour the memory of Mrs. Márta Kurtág, a prestigious pianist, piano teacher, and the life-long muse, creative partner and personal critic of the world-famous Hungarian composer Mr. György Kurtág. Mrs. Kurtág who influenced students every day As an acclaimed teacher…
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Interview with Áron Simon arranger and founder of Saker Music

This interview was made by Roland Maitz for his Masterthesis. The student of the University of Music and Performing Arts at Graz asked Áron Simon about his ‘An Alpine Symphony’ arrangement. Translated by János Sutyák   How did you get the idea of working with Richard Strauss' 'An Alpine Symphony'? Usually I don’t look for…
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Bebop + Trombone = J.J. Johnson

Written by Áron Simon Edited by Sarah Tako   During the prosperity of bebop there were many virtuoso trombone players who excelled; among these are Frank Rosolino, Urbie Green, Carl Fontana, Eddie Bert, Kai Winding and J.J. Johnson. Of these, Johnson was the one who played together with bebop fellows like Dizzy Gillespie, Charlie Parker,…
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Mozart: Ave Verum Corpus

Written by composer Máté Hollós Translated by Marcell Soltész   Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart’s last piece of completed church music is no. 618 in the Köchel catalogue: a motet called Ave Verum Corpus. He wrote it for his friend, the choral director Anton Stoll, in the last year of his life (1791), in Baden, as a…
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