Publishers Overview :: F

Faber Music Ltd.
74-77 Great Russell Street
London WC1B 3DA
United Kingdom
Phone: +44 (0)20 7908 5310
Fax: +44 (0)20 7908 5339
US agent: EAM (rental); Alfred (Wise)
  Established 1965, London, as an offshoot of the book publishers Faber and Faber, from which it separated in 1988.
Manuel de Falla Ediciones
Paseo de los Máritires, s/n
18009 Granada
Phone: (+34) 95 822 83 18
Fax: (+34) 95 215 955
  Music of Manuel de Falla.
Fazer Music, Inc.
US agent: Boosey (rentals); Leonard (sales)
International agent: Fennica.
  Founded in Helsinki, 1897. In 1993 acquired by Warner. In 1998 the name "Fazer" ceased to exist. In 2002, Warner leased the rights to the classical catalog to Gehrmans Musikförlag Ab of Stockholm. Gehrmans in turn created a subsidiary, Fennica Gehrman, q.v., to handle this catalog. As of 2007, Fennica Gehrman owns the serious catalog of Warner/Chappell Music Finland, including the former Fazer catalog.
Felix Bloch Erben
Hardenbergstr. 6
10623 Berlin
Phone: +49-30-3139028
Fax: +49-30-3129334
  The oldest German literary agency, established in 1849. Operettas and musicals, as well as media rights in radio, television, and movies.
Fennica Gehrman
P.O. Box 158
Fin-00121 Helsinki
Phone: +358-10-3871220
Fax: +358-10-3871221; (rentals)
US agent: Boosey (rentals); Leonard (sales)
  Finnish music publisher. Fennica Gehrman owns the Finnish music originally published by Fazer or by its successor firm, Warner Chappell Music Finland.
Fidelio Music Publishing Company
1255 Fairfield Beach Rd
Fairfield CT 06824
Phone: (203) 259-0401
Fax: (203) 259 0405
  Music of Franz Waxman.
Filarmonika Music Publishing
2830 S. Hulen Street #191
Fort Worth TX 76109
Phone: 818-488-9637
Fax: 866-789-5037
  "The mission of Filarmonika Music Publishing is to discover and promote repertoire of Latin America and the Caribbean." Includes Latin orchestral works as well as Latin orchestral pops.
Music Finland [Finnish Music Information Centre]
Urho Kekkosen kau 2 C, 6th floor
00100 Helsinki
Phone: +358 (0)20 730 2230
  The product of a 2012 merger of Music Export Finland and the Finnish Music Information Centre (FIMIC). Promotes Finnish music, sells commercially unpublished music of Finnish composers, and handles rentals of parts for these works.
Carl Fischer, Inc.
65 Bleecker St., 8th Floor
New York, NY 10012
Phone: 212-777-0900; 800-762-2328 (ask for rentals)
Fax: 212-477-6996; 610-644-7110
US agent: Presser
  Established in the late 19th century. Purchased by Boosey in 1998 but sold a year later back to the great-grandson of the firm's founder. Since 2005 operating jointly with Presser.
Edwin A. Fleisher Collection of Orchestral Music
Free Library of Philadelphia
1901 Vine Street
Philadelphia, PA 19103-1116
Phone: 215-686-5313
  The largest lending library of orchestral music in the world. Originally the library of a youth training orchestra. Given to the Free Library of Philadelphia in 1929.
Finding sets of orchestral works through the online catalog used to be tricky, but has now been simplified: just be sure to type Fleisher Collection in the first search box followed in the next box by the composer, then title and/or keyword for the work you seek.
Focused Lists • Focused catalogs for specific holdings such as Latin American Orchestral Works, Orchestral Works by Composers of African Descent, Orchestral Works by Women Composers, Works by Canadian Composers, and Orchestral Works Inspired by Shakespeare are available free online in PDF form. Each catalog includes an alphabetical listing of composers along with basic biographical information and orchestral works represented in the Fleisher Collection. Each entry includes catalog number, title, instrumentation, and when available, duration of the work. New focused catalogs are coming out regularly; see
Floricor Editions
Fijnjekade 160
Den Haag
Phone: (+31)70 345 08 65
Foetisch Frères
US agent: Boosey (for US & Canada)
Agent for all other nations (except Switzerland): Ricordi
  Swiss firm founded 1865. Became Foetisch Frères around 1905 under founder's four sons. Two grandsons left in 1947 to start M.P. Foetisch (a different firm). Foetisch Frères bought by Hug & Co. 1978.
Robert Forberg — P. Jurgenson Musikverlag
Mirbachstraße 9
D - 5300 Bonn - Bad Godesberg
US agent: Boosey
  Founded 1862 in Leipzig; in the late 19th century helped spread works of Russian composers and others. Moved to Bonn 1949 and Bad Godesberg in 1951. Acquired by BMG in 2006.
Four Hands
Four Hands Music
15 Birchmead Close
St. Albans Hertfordshire AL3 6BS
United Kingdom
Phone: 01727 858485
Fax: 01727 858485
  Specializing in music for piano 4-hands, including, for example, the Czerny Concerto for Piano 4-Hands, op.153.
Sam Fox Publishing Co. Inc.
US agent: Alfred
  Long out of business. The works of Alan Shulman originally published by Fox now have a home with LudwigMasters.
Fujihara Music Co. Inc.
18206 51st Avenue So.
Seattle, WA 98188-4640
Phone: 206-246-9880

PO Box 88381
Seattle, WA 98188-2381
Phone: 206-246-9880;
  Works of Alan Hovhaness.
Furore Verlag
Naumburger Str. 40
D-34127 Kassel
Phone: ++49-(0)561-89 73 52
Fax: ++49-(0)561-8 34 72
  Music by women composers.
Adolf Fürstner Ltd.
US agent: Schott (EAM) or Boosey (see below)
  Founded 1868 in Berlin. Moved to England in 1933 and formed Fürstner Ltd. Rights to some works sold to Boosey 1943. In 1986, Schott took over the remainder of the catalog.