For years, music published by Edition Peters has been licensed extensively in public performance, for use in TV Ads, Radio, Film, DVD and ballet. We continue to offer an incredibly focused and select range of titles, all of the highest possible standard, and suitable to every situation.
With an expert team and system, we are able to offer a fast and comprehensive service to suit your every licensing requirement.
Visit our brand new New Classics Licensing website, to listen to our catalogue on-line.
Since its use in Stanley Kubrick's film "2001: A Space Odyssey" our most famous copyright "Also sprach Zarathustra" by Richard Strauss has taken on a new dimension for a whole generation as music's most powerful evocation of the majesty of the universe. It has been featured in major international blockbuster films including 2010, Magnolia, Mission Impossible 2, Man on the Moon, Toy Story 2, and Casino as well as numerous significant advertising campaigns and television programs.
Other major licensed usages of our copyrights in film include:
George Crumb: Black Angels (The Exorcist)
György Ligeti: Requiem and Lux Aeterna (2001: A Space Odyssey)
György Ligeti: Lux Aeterna: (2010)
Gyorgy Ligeti: Cello Concerto (Heat)
Christian Sinding: Rustle of Spring (Outrageous Fortune)
Applying for a License
The use of copyright music requires the appropriate license to be obtained in advance.
Concert performances and broadcasts
All other music licenses
To apply for all other music licenses including the ones below, or if you have any questions relating to any of our copyrights, please contact us directly with full details of your licensing requirements and we will be happy to guide you through the licensing process.
Media Synchronization licensing for use in film, television, DVD and online contact us
Grand rights licensing for opera and ballet contact us
Reprint Licensing to reproduce a copyright work in print, electronic or digital form contact us
Permission to make an arrangement of a copyright work contact us
Permission to sample a recording of a copyright work into another work contact us
Vice President for New Music and Rights
C.F. Peters Corporation
7030 80th St.
Glendale, NY 11385
Phone: + (718) 416-7822
Fax: + (718) 416-7823