Baroque/20th Century. An original work by 20th century musicologist and Albinoni biographer Remo Giazotto (1910-1998), penned to sound like the works of Baroque composer Tomaso Albinoni. Giazotto originally claimed the work to be a transcription of a fragment by Albinoni, but then later changed his story to state it was his original melody and harmony over an Albinoni bass line. This is the popular "Adagio" melody made famous on many recordings. Opening statement is a descending quarter-dotted ei...
Renaissance. Elias Nikolaus Ammerbach was a German organist and arranger of organ music of the Renaissance. The Passamezzo Antico refers to a chord progression that was popular during the Renaissance and is still in use today. Your clarinet quartet will enjoy this moderately challenging but very approachable interpretation of a set of dances originally written for the Renaissance organ. -the publisher
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20th Century (1986). Jazz Set for Clarinet Quartet was originally written in 1986 and revised in 2012. The set features two movements: I. Art's Blues (written for the composer's friend Arleen Tlumak) and II. Shoptalk. Both movements are to be performed with a jazz feel. Jazz inflections and vibrato are encouraged. Art's Blues is a slow blues, while Shoptalk is more of a fast swing. Although obviously jazz in style and inflection, the tonalities are at times unconventional. -the publisher #female...
For clarinet quartet or mixed ensemble. First and second parts in Bb or C. Third part in Bb, C, Eb, or F. Fourth partin Bb treble or C bass clef. This arrangement is in the key of D major (concert key).
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Baroque. With the distinctive bass line and melody woven so completely and idiomatically into the upper three clarinet parts, this ever-popular Johann Sebastian Bach theme from his Orchestral Suite No. 3 is an excellent challenge for any grade 4 quartet.Duration 2:20. -the publisher
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Melanie Thorne injects a bit of swing into a well-loved Bach theme. After a straightforward transcription of the Air from Suite No. 3, the quartet continues with a jazz-inflected rendering of the piece. For intermediate to advanced players. -the publisher
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Baroque period. First movement (BWV 1080, Nr 1) of Bach's final opus. Originally written in 4-part SATB open score form, and now believed to have been intended for performance on the harpsichord. Contrapunctus I is an example of a simple 4-part fugue. For SSSB quartet. -cdp
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The Sonata Pathetique is one of Beethoven's most celebrated compositions. A slow and expressive second movement, the Adagio Cantabile perfectly exemplifies classical ideals. While it is commonly thought to be one of the few works named by Beethoven himself, it was actually named by his publisher, who was impressed by its tragic sound. Score and parts. - the publisher (score sample pages)
Classical (1799). Dedicated to Prince Franz Joseph von Lobkowitz, String Quartet No. 1 in F Major, Op. 18, No. 1, was finished on June 25, 1799 with some revisions thereafter. Beethoven initially felt it to be a work in progress and commented that he hadnot yet "learned to write quartets properly." Despite his perfectionism, only minor changes were made after the premier performance. The Adagio is impassioned, tragic, and dark. Karl Amenda, Beethoven's violinist friend, revealed that the composer...