78 Duets for Flute and Clarinet - Volume 2 - Nos. 56 To 78. (Advanced). For Clarinet, Flute, Woodwind Ensemble, Woodwind Duo. Ensemble Collection. Baroque and Classical Period. Difficulty: medium. Flute/clarinet duet book. 72 pages. Rubank Publications #RUBL197. Published by Rubank Publications (HL.4471050).
ISBN 1423445422. Baroque and Classical Period. 9x12 inches.
A wonderful compilation of duets from Rubank, the two volumes presented here supplement musical development and provide a rich experience for growing musicians. Duet playing is often a student's first form of ensemble experience - technique, tone quality, intonation and balance are introduced as students do one of the things they enjoy most - making music with a friend. And duet playing leads easily and naturally to competent performance in larger ensembles. (Vol. I – Easy to Medium, Vol. 2 – Advanced).
Location: from Amsterdam (NL)
January 1, 2012
A Happy Combination
This is a nice and inexpensive book. The pieces are well adapted for flute and clarinet. Don't expect musical diamonds only: some pieces are mediocre music, but sometimes there is pleasure in playing mediocre music as well.
16 of 33 people found this review helpful.
Location: from Fortuna, CA
January 29, 2009
An Excellent Value
The pieces in this book are longer, and slightly more challenging than those in Volume 1. The flute part works well for violin, although it often entails many shifts. There is a nice variety of periods and styles. The editing is good although some of the page turns are very...
32 of 70 people found this review helpful.
Location: from Cardiff, Wales, UK.