English music publishing firm founded 1892 by Alfred Lengnick (d 1904). Acquired by Schott and became limited co., 1924. Specialists in educational mus. Eng. representatives of Ger. firm Simrock. Among Brit. comps. in its list are Alwyn, Arnold, Maconchy, Rubbra, Simpson, and Wordsworth. In 1991 Complete Music Ltd. bought Lengnick as its classical division. In recent years composers pubd. by them incl. David Ellis, Adam Gorb, and John Veale.