John Pratt continues his adaptations of Bartók’s For Children folksongs for winds, with this latest publication of 11 songs from Book 1 (after Hungarian folksongs) arranged for a quartet of flute, oboe, B-flat clarinet, and bassoon. Visit the listing article to learn more about all the duo, trio, and quartet wind arrangements created to date, view preview pages of the scores, and listen to audio clips.
We’ve just published our new edition of Dvořák’s gorgeous Romance, Op.11, in a version transcribed for B-flat clarinet that was created with a clarinetist friend in mind. Beautifully melodic, this piece is a joy to experience. Check out the listing article to view a preview page and get additional info.
The official release date for this new AMW CD is January 14, 2022, but CDs may be purchased through NSM now. This CD is a treasure, featuring exquisite renditions of tunes by the great Duke Ellington and his circle performed by the Peter Bloom and John Funkhouser flute and piano jazz duo. This disc would make a great holiday gift; find more info on the Exuberant Ellingtonia listing page.