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Klaus Schilde

Prof. Klaus Schilde, born in 1926, spent his childhood in Dresden. There he was greatly influenced by Walter Engel, who taught him the piano (Kodaly method), composition and violin. From 1946–1948 he studied at the music conservatory in Leipzig with Hugo Steurer. After moving to the west in 1952 he studied with Walter Gieseking and Edwin Fischer, as well as with Marguerite Long, Lucette Descaves and Nadia Boulanger in Paris.

Schilde won numerous prizes. From 1947 onwards he gave concerts as a soloist and chamber musician on almost every single continent with renowned orchestras. He taught at the music conservatories in East Berlin Detmold, West Berlin, Munich, Tokyo (Geidai) and Weimar. From 1988–1991 he was President of the Staatliche Hochschule für Musik und Theater in Munich, where he also taught for decades as a professor. There are numerous radio and television broadcasts with Klaus Schilde as well as CD recordings. Schilde has contributed fingerings to almost 100 Henle Urtext editions.

Prof. Klaus Schilde passed away on December 10, 2020.

Felix Mendelssohn Bartholdy

Concert Pieces op. 113 and 114 for Clarinet, Basset Horn (2 Clarinets) and Piano

Editor: Frank Heidlberger
Urtext Edition, paperbound
HN 1067

35.95 $available

Peter Iljitsch Tschaikowsky

Chanson triste op. 40 no. 2

Editor: Ludmila Korabelnikova, Polina Vajdman
Urtext Edition, paperbound
HN 618

6.95 $available

Peter Iljitsch Tschaikowsky

Twelve Piano Pieces op. 40

Editor: Ludmila Korabelnikova, Polina Vajdman
Urtext Edition, paperbound
HN 497

31.95 $available