Category: Clarinet Talk

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Stravinsky’s Fantastic Petrouchka – Clarinet Part and Videos

This past weekend the Columbus Symphony played the concert version of the ballet music to Petrouchka by Igor Stravinsky. On the same program was the famous Tchaikovsky piano concerto, with Vladimir Feltsman soloing. Enrique Diemecke conducted. Stravinsky presents a rubric’s…

Clarinet Tone Talk: Mozart Concerto on Period Instrument, admirable, but not necessarily desireable

Clarinet tone has not changed so much in 200+ years, but the equipment surely has improved. The following single example defines the best of the period instrument recordings of the Mozart Concerto. Played on a faithful reproduction of a period…