I Himmelen – a Scandinavian choral anthology

I Himmelen – cover
I Himmelen – a Scandinavian choral anthology

Thomas Schreiner was project manager and editor for I Himmelen which is published by Edition Peters.

I Himmelen is the largest collection of Scandinavian choral music for the German speaking market. It contains works by composers like Edvard Grieg, Hugo Alfvén, Jean Sibelius, Knut Nystedt, Sven-David Sandström, Jaakko Mäntyjärvi and Fredrik Sixten. The contents is mainly sacred and many of the works have been translated to German specially for this edition.

I Himmelen – gemischter Chor >>
I Himmelen – 1-2 hohe Stimmen >>
I Himmelen – 3-4 hohe Stimmen >>

The video below contains comments from participants at a choir meeting in Germany where I Himmelen was presented and used for the first time.

Events

Exhibition with Edition Peters choral music
Exhibition with Edition Peters choral music

As choir specialist for Edition Peters Thomas Schreiner travelled to several events throughout Europe. Mostly Thomas presented an exhibition of the latest choral music from Edition Peters.

2013

2014

Frankfurt music fair 2014

Thomas von Schreiner participating for Edition Peters at the Frankfurt music fair 2014. The colleagues in the sales-team are Marie Ecarnot, Caroline  Schattke and Elvira Klemmer (left to right).
Thomas Schreiner participating for Edition Peters at the Frankfurt music fair 2014. The colleagues in the sales-team are Marie Ecarnot, Caroline Schattke and Elvira Klemmer (left to right).

The Frankfurt music fair takes place every spring gathering music companies from all over the world. This year was Thomas Schreiner’s 1st time to participate for Edition Peters and his 10th time to participate over all. As choral specialist for Edition Peters Thomas met international music dealers to present new choral editions and discuss business. At this years reception Edition Peters presented a collaboration with Faber Music which will result in publishing- and sales cooperations.

Exclusive collection of Swedish opera arias

Svensk Musik engaged Thomas Schreiner for the final production of the Swedish opera anthology. This four-volume compilation (soprano, mezzo/alto, tenor, baritone/bass) for voice and piano covers over 140 arias from 89 operas written between 1874-2009.

Composers represented are Andrée, Atterberg, Berg, Forssell, de Frumerie, Gefors, Jennefelt, L-E Larsson, af Malmborg Ward, Peterson-Berger, Rangström, Rehnqvist, S-D Sandström, Stenhammar, Werle and others.

The collection is by Edition Suecia.

Frankfurt music fair 2012 and 2013

Frankfurt Music Fair 2012-2013
Thomas Schreiner designed and organised the Swedish booth at the Frankfurt Music Fair

Thomas Schreiner has organised and carried out the participation of the Swedish Music Publishers Association at Musikmesse Frankfurt 2012 and 2013. The Swedish Music Publishers Association (Musikförläggarna) is a non-profit trade organization representing approximately 80 music publishers working in the territory of Scandinavia including Greenland and the Baltic states (Estonia, Latvia and Lithuania).

At the Musikmesse the Swedish publishers of printed scores exhibited their works in the Swedish booth. Thomas Schreiner helped interested customers to find their way through Swedish instrumental music, chamber-, choral-, orchestral- and educational music. The booth in the Swedish flag’s colours blue and yellow was designed by Thomas Schreiner.

Booth of the Swedish Music Publishers
Booth of the Swedish Music Publishers