Sandglass - Clarinet Octet

Sandglass - Clarinet Octet

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Printed set (Score & Parts)
Eb Clarinet
5 Bb Clarinets
Bb Bass Clarinet
Bb Contrabass Clarinet (or Eb Contra-alto Clarinet)

Commissioned in 2010 by Iwaki High School, this work is written to feature the beautiful timbre of a matched family of instruments.
Sand falls. Air rises. Precise clarinet expressions depict this motion. It could be melancholic at times.