Clarinet Rag by Arthur Frackenpohl (1923-). For clarinet choir (Eb, 3 Bb, Eb alto, Bb bass, Eb contra-alto, & Bb contra-bass clarinets). Ragtime, Jazz. Grade 5. Duration ca. 2 minutes, 45 seconds. Published by Kendor Music Inc (KN.15379).
Written for Frithjof Krull and the Berlin Clarinet Ensemble, this contemporary original in the ragtime style demands careful attention to articulations, dynamics and syncopated rhythms for best results. The coda features the full ensemble in a big, exciting finish. Duration ca. 2:45.