Divertimento On La Forza Del Destino by V. Cavallini. Edited by Donald Martino. For Bb Clarinet, Piano. This edition: Score - Piano, Clarinet Part. 19th Cent Opera Fantasy. 19th Century Operatic Fantasy. Grade 5-6. Sheet Music. Published by Dantalian, Inc. (DA.DSE903).
In his teens Mr. Martino's clarinet teacher carted him around from Italian Feast to Italian Feast: from Brooklyn to Long Island to New Jersey. Italian Band music was the game and Donald was game. Now, some 50 years later the manuscripts inherited from his teacher are being transcribed so you can perform them with piano much as Mr. Martino performed them with Band. The Second Issue contains some of Verdi's most poignant melodies with elegant coloratura passages written by Verdi and a Variation Finale. Come Bella! Adaptation-2000).
Location: from Wilmington, NC
December 30, 2011
Not Rigoletto, but worthy of study and perforamnce as a novel piece that no one I know of has discovered. It is more towards the advanced than the intermediate level. The piece has an easy accompaniment for a recital-quality selection (a BIG plus, in my book). Is this rediscovered and...
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