Clarinet — Classic Winds

Clarinet

Except sonatas with piano, everything has to be performed from memory

1st ROUND MAX. 15 MIN

1. Choose one of the options below: 

  • C.М. Weber: Concertino 
  • C. Debussy: 1st Rhapsody 

2. I. Stravinsky: 3 pieces 


2nd ROUND MAX. 25 MIN

1. Choose one of the options below: 

  • E. Denisov: Sonata for solo clarinet  
  • F. Donatoni:  Clair for solo clarinet  
  • L. Berio: Sequenza IX for solo clarinet  
  • J. Widmann:  Fantasy for solo clarinet  
  • B. Mantovani: Bug for solo clarinet  


2. Choose one of the options below: 

  • D. Rossini: Introduction, Theme and Variations 
  • D. Lovreglio: Fantasy on Themes from La Traviata 
  • L. Bassi: Fantasy on themes from Rigoletto 

3rd ROUND MAX. 30 MIN

1. J. Brahms: Sonata 1 or 2 in its entirety  

2. Choose one of the options below:

  • J. Françaix: Theme and variations   
  • C.M. Widor: Introduction and Rondo, Op. 72.  
  • E. Bozza: Bucolique   
  • A.  Messager:  Solo de concours   

FINAL ROUND

1. A. Shor: Clarinet Concerto (download scores here)

2. C. M. Weber: Clarinet Concerto no. 1 or no. 2