Klarinet Archive - Posting 000088.txt from 1997/12
From: Robin Fairbairns <Robin.Fairbairns@-----.uk>
Subj: Re: Melos Ensemble Concert on 12/6
Date: Wed, 3 Dec 1997 06:13:07 -0500
> >> >The program: Mozart: Quintet in Eb for Winds and Piano, K. 452
> >> > Divertimento No. 2 Arranged for Two Clarinets and Bassson,
> K. 229
> >> Whoa! Send out the anti-transcription police!
> >Oh come on ... elementary players need these things. (I first played
> >the divertimenti in that configuration, back in the 60s ;-)
> Sorry. I should have added a :-) to that comment. I am on record as a
> fervent SUPPORTER of transcriptions.
The smiley was taken as read. I trust no-one took *anything* _I_ said