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Klarinet Archive - Posting 000197.txt from 2010/05

From: "=?iso-8859-1?Q?Claudia=20Zornow?=" <claudia@-----.net>
Subj: [kl] =?iso-8859-1?q?_Correction_re=2E_Stravinsky?=
Date: Thu, 20 May 2010 12:15:40 -0400

I played the full ballet version last December. The score called for 4 clarinets: 2 soprano (both A and Bb, I think), bass (don't know if that part also required soprano clarinet), and Eb. The original "Eb" part was in D and contained some A and/or Bb as well, but the part I played from contained only Eb and A clarinet parts, which was convenient.

By the way, playing this was the most fun I've had in orchestra in years. What a part and what a piece!

Claudia

----- Original Message -----
From: "Lelia Loban" <lelialoban@-----.net>
To: <klarinet@-----.com>
Sent: Thursday, May 20, 2010 11:44 AM
Subject: [kl] Correction re. Stravinsky

>I sent the wrong version of the second paragraphy of my previous mail --
> I've seen conflicting information about Igor Stravinsky's 1910 ballet, "The
> Firebird," and the 1911 "Firebird Suite." Some sources say the score calls
> for three clarinet players, unspecified except that one of them doubles on
> E-flat clarinet. Other sources say the score calls for three clarinets,
> unspecified except that one of them doubles on clarinet in D, and also calls
> for a bass clarinet. Can anyone say for sure?
>
> Thanks very much!
>
> Lelia Loban
> http://members.sibeliusmusic.com/Lelia_Loban
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