Three Pieces for Clarinet Solo (unaccompanied) by Igor Stravinsky (1882-1971). For solo clarinet (clarinets in A and Bb). Masterworks; Solo; Woodwind - B-Flat Clarinet Solo. Kalmus Edition. 20th Century. Difficulty: medium-difficult. Clarinet solo book. 3 pages. Published by Alfred Music Publishing (AP.K03935).
ISBN 0769258131. 20th Century. 9x12 inches.
Three Pieces for Clarinet Solo, written by Igor Stravinksy.
May 28, 2011
I would agree with a lot of the other reviewers. This is a pretty cool piece to play, though it is quite difficult and takes much time to figure out the fingerings and time changes. I would also agree that despite being fun to play, it isn't very fun to...
31 of 61 people found this review helpful.
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August 4, 2010
Fun, challenging, but...
Stravinsky's Three Pieces are very much examples of modern classical music. But they are fun to play, and very challenging. The first piece is slow and easy, with a "cool" surprise ending. The second is, in my mind, the hardest, and is not horribly devoid of musical value. The third,...
30 of 76 people found this review helpful.
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November 16, 2009
Movement 1 is slow, not technically demanding, and very pretty. Movement 2 is much more technically demanding, but in my opinion, the difficulty with M.2 is playing it under control (the fast parts are all marked mf, except at the very end). Movement 3 sounds like the crazy birds that...
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