Music for Clarinets

Friday, February 15, 2019 7:30PM
Weill Recital Hall at Carnegie

Music for Clarinets

Yale in New York

Faculty clarinetist and series Artistic Director David Shifrin leads current students and alumni from the YSM clarinet studio, and undergraduates from Yale College, in a celebration of the instrument and the clarinet-ensemble tradition.

Mozart: Adagio for 2 clarinets and 3 basset horns
Poulenc: Sonata for 3 clarinets (arrangement of Sonata for Brass Trio)
Alexander Kukelka: Selections from Czernowitzer Skizzen for 4 clarinets
Jeff Scott: Expeditionary Airmen (Three Day Pass) for clarinet quartet and percussion
Zen Confrey: Dizzy Fingers
Eubie Blake: Mem’ries of You [arr. Vincent Oneppo, after Benny Goodman]
Henry Lodge: Temptation Rag (1909) [arr. Vincent Oneppo, after Benny Goodman]
Peter Schickele: Monochrome for 9 clarinets Steve Reich: New York Counterpoint for 11 clarinets, with Ransom Wilson, conductor
Astor Piazzolla: Libertango [arr. Seunghee Lee]
Villa-Lobos: Aria from Bachianas Brasileiras, No. 5 [arr. Solomon], with Seunghee Lee, solo clarinet
Bach: Toccata and Fugue in D minor for clarinet choir [arr. Guido Six]

Read a blog post about the concert.


Tickets $25

Tickets available from Carnegie Hall.