Soloist(s) with Concert Band (Flute 1, Flute 2/Piccolo, Oboe 1/2, Bb Clarinet 1, Bb Clarinet 2, Bb Clarinet 3, Eb Alto Clarinet, Bb Bass Clarinet, Bassoon 1/2, Alto Saxophone 1/2, Bb Tenor Saxophone, Eb Baritone Saxophone, Bb Trumpet 1, Bb Trumpet 2, Bb Trumpet 3, F Horn 1/2, F Horn 3) - grade 4
Clarinet Feature. Composed by Michael Brand. Arranged by Michael Brand. Band Music. Score only. Duration 2:25. Published by C. Alan Publications (CN.S11264).
Item Number: CN.S11264
Delius wrote six operas and the third of these, Koanga, was an early work written from 1895-97. "La Calinda" is a dance sung by slaves at their wedding festivities.
Although Frederic Delius was born in Bradford, England in 1862, he lived in Florida for a number of years and then settled in France until his death in 1934. He was comparatively untutored as a composer and his music is free-spirited and inspirational. Delius wrote six operas and the third of these, Koanga, was an early work written from 1895-97. "La Calinda" is a dance sung by black slaves at their wedding festivities.