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The 32 Rose etudes are a foundational set of studies for any clarinet player. Adapted from the Op. 31 etudes of Franz Wilhelm Ferling, this collection provides a variety of technical and musical challenges for clarinetists at all levels. A rotating selection of these etudes is used as audition material by the Connecticut Music Educators Association for the regional festivals: …

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Clarinet Concerto No. 2, Op. 74, Mvt. 1 Allegro by Carl Maria von Weber (1786-1826) Arranged by T. Conway Brown von Weber wrote his Clarinet Concerto No. 2 in E♭ major, Op. 74, J. 118 in 1811, and premiered on December 25, 1813.1 It is composed of three movements: Allegro, Romanze Andante con moto, Alla Polacca. Like all of Weber’s …

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André Charles Prosper Messager (1853-1929) was a French composer, organist, pianist and conductor. His compositions include eight ballets and thirty opéras comiques, opérettes and other stage works, among which his ballet Les Deux Pigeons (1886) and opéra comique Véronique (1898) have had lasting success; Les P’tites Michu (1897) and Monsieur Beaucaire (1919) were also popular internationally. Messager took up the …

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At the Chamber Music Recital in May, 2019, Emily and Adella perform Land by Takatsugu Muramatsu, arranged by J. Jerg and R. Rohner, in the concert hall of the Fine Arts instructional Center on the campus of Eastern Connecticut State University. Land was written for marimbist Momoko Kamiya by composer Takatsugu Muramatsu. This beautiful and elegant piece incorporates a very …

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From the spring 2019 concert with the Eastern Connecticut State University Concert Band, conducted by Kelly Watkins. Clarinet Concerto No. 2, Op. 74, Mvt. 1 Allegro by Carl Maria von Weber (1786-1826) Arranged by T. Conway Brown von Weber wrote his Clarinet Concerto No. 2 in E♭ major, Op. 74, J. 118 in 1811, and premiered on December 25, 1813.1 …

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