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Klarinet Archive - Posting 000166.txt from 1996/04

From: niethamer@-----.BITNET
Subj: Re: clarinet-violin duets
Date: Sat, 6 Apr 1996 20:56:51 -0500

On Sat, 6 Apr 1996, Judy (Lamm) Figi wrote:

> I'd like to play duets with my daughter who is a violinist. We have the
> Hindemith duets. Can anyone recommend any others?
> We're prefer something without piano. Thanks

Digging into my files, I find the following:

>> Date: Mon, 05 Feb 1996 13:29:13 +1000
>> From: Floyd Williams <f.williams@-----.AU>
>> Subject: Re: violin/clarinet duo
>> > For David Niethamer's list of works for violin and clarinet, add the
>> excellent, but difficult William o. Smith "Suite" ;Hindemith Duo "Ploner
>> Musiktage" and Adolph Busch "Hausmusik". There was a winner of the ICS
>> composition competition in about 1973 for this combination and it was
a good
>> piece as I remember.Does anyone on the list remember the composer?
>> >
>> Floyd Williams
>> Queensland Conservatorium of Music
>> Brisbane, AUSTRALIA
>> *********************************
>> Date: Mon, 05 Feb 1996 12:49:31 -0700
>> From: Phil Aaholm <aaholm@-----.EDU>
>> Subject: Duos for Clarinet and Violin
>> To respond to Floyd Williams' question about the ICS composition
>> competition. I was the chair of the competition and Daniel Breedon's "Duo
>> for Violin and Clarinet" was the 1978 winner. It was premiered by Ramon
>> Kireilis at the 1979 International Clarinet Congress. I believe that
it was
>> published after the premiere but, for the life of me, I can't remember by
>> whom. Ray teaches at the University of Denver and may know more about
>> For everyone's information, it is an excellent work!
>> **************************************
>> Date: Mon, 05 Feb 1996 17:28:06 -0500 (EST)
>> From: "Dr. Ronald P. Monsen" <RPMONS00@-----.EDU>
>> Subject: Re: violin/clarinet duo
>> You may find Intermezzo fur Violine und Clarinette, Opus 24 by the Danish
>> composer Jorgen Bentzon to your liking. Published by Wilhelm Hansen
>> forlag as No.3332 in 1935. For more information on the work or the other
>> chamber music with clarinet works of this Dane contact me directly and I
>> will point you in the right direction.
>> Ron Monsen
>> ************************************
>> Date: Mon, 05 Feb 1996 19:39:56 -0500
>> From: Donald Oehler <dloehler@-----.EDU>
>> Subject: Re: violin/clarinet duo
>> Another work for Violin and Clarinet (I found it, David!) is Hugo
>> Kauder, Sonata for Violin and Clarinet pub. by Seesaw Music, 177 East
>> 87th St., NY, NY 10028 (I'm not sure they are still in business, though.)
>> Don Oehler

In addition (since I didn't save my own post!) there is Meyer Kupferman's
"The Garden of My Father's House" (a stunning and dramatic piece). There
are two Busch "Hausmusik"s, from Breitkopf, and the Breedon ICA duo is
published by Southern as a part of its Indiana University series.


David Niethamer

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