Henle Urtext Editions

PianoWorks regularly stocks the entire library of Henle Urtext Editions for solo piano, and the vast majority of its piano 4 hands and concerto library.  


Musicians trust Henle's blue Urtext editions because they:

  • provide an undistorted, reliable and authoritative musical text
  • offer superb, aesthetically appealing music engraving
  • are optimized for practical use (page turns, fingerings)
  • are of high quality and durable (cover, paper, binding)
  • contain prefaces and explanatory footnotes in German, French and English 
  • contain a description of the sources, an evaluation of the sources, readings and a documentation of the corrections made (= "Critical Report") in German and English, often also in French