Young players who are just starting to read music can find it very difficult to follow a duet or trio. This book solves the problem withcolour coded music, making iteasy for clarinet beginnersto follow their ensemble part.
Students only need to know 4 or 5 notes to start playing the first duets in this book, which coversBeginner and Preliminarylevels.
The music spans awide range of composers, as well as traditional tunesfrom around the world. There is a selection offestivemusic,a section ofrounds, plus there arewarm up exercises, each focusing on one aspect of ensemble technique.
The arrangements by Karen North have been prepared in consultation withclarinet specialist Sally Lucas.
The arrangements work well fromtwo players up to a large clarinet ensemble. Many pieces offermaximum flexibilityas they can be played as aDuet(use the two upper parts)or as a Trio.