Carus - Excellence in Choral Music

Carus is a leading publisher of sacred and secular choral music worldwide. Browse through our sheet music catalog containing ca 30,000 choral works by more than 4,000 composers and arrangers, CDs from the Carus Label, music books and digital editions such as carus music, the choir app.


Carus Label

Carus Label

Schütz: Complete Recording. Box I

The first complete recording of works by Heinrich Schütz has set artistic and editorial benchmarks. The first eight releases of the complete recording, containing among others the Geistliche Chor-Music 1648, the Italian Madrigals and the Psalms of David, are now being released in a box set of eleven CDs. More

Mozart vocal

Mozart vocal

New edition of the C Minor Mass

What a story! Mozart makes a vow to compose a mass after the successful birth of his first-born child. The performance is planned on the occasion of his first journey with his wife to Salzburg. But the baby, left behind with a wet-nurse in Vienna, then dies, and Mozart stops work on the composition ... Now Frieder Bernius and Uwe Wolf have published a new edition of the Mozart C Minor Mass. A first recording of this version, with the Kammerchor Stuttgart and the Barockorchester Stuttgart conducted by Frieder Bernius, is also available. More

Carus Choir Coach

Carus Choir Coach

NEW: Mendelssohn's oratorio Paulus

Mendelssohn first oratorio Paulus was probably his most popular work during his lifetime. The oratorio is now available in Carus Choir Coach, the practise CD series: Carus Choir Coach offers choir singers the unique opportunity to study and learn their own, individual choral parts within the context of the sound of of the entire choir and orchestra. More

Favorite Works

Favorite Works

Kinderlieder aus Deutschland und Europa

Charlotte Mohns does not know how often she has already flicked through the book and grinned to herself with every picture. That's why the song book also makes a lovely present – because it immediately gives pleasure to children, parents, and anyone else the first time they look at it. More

Magazine

Magazine

Carus Magazine

CARUS Magazine 1/2016, including many topics around choral music. Have a look inside! More

Upcoming events

  • 2017-02-14
    didacta 14.02.–18.02.2017, Stuttgart >> More information... More
  • 2017-03-08
    08.03.–11.03.2017, Minneapolis, Minnesota   Minneapolis Convention Center... More
  • 2017-04-05
    05. – 08.04.2017, Frankfurt, Germany       More

full score

Antonín Dvorák: Stabat Mater

Antonín Dvorák’s impressive Stabat Mater for soloists, chorus and orchestra is probably the best-known of the composer’s sacred works. Some painful experiences – in 1875 his first...

Choral collection incl. CD

Love songs. Choral collection with CD

In every century, love is probably the most frequently-celebrated theme. The choral anthology for the latest LIEDERPROJEKT installment brings together 40 love songs from all eras in well-known and...

Choral collection

Madrigali e Motetti. Choral collection Monteverdi

This is a "must" to celebrate the 450th anniversary in 2017 of the birth of the great Claudio Monteverdi. Monteverdi wrote almost exclusively vocal music. Many of his innovative compositions are...