Gershwin for Classical Players Clarinet and Piano Book with Recorded Piano Accom


Gershwin for Classical Players Clarinet and Piano Book with Recorded Piano Accom

$19.99



Even with modern contraptions they seem to be a challenge forprofessional musisicians. At that time clarinets had five technically questionable keys. It is difficult to imagine that youcould play that music with those devices at all, but it need to have been possible, as the critics were excited andyou must never think that they did not know what best in device making and gambling was it was the time when stringinstruments like Stradivari violins were built. With every new musical and technical challenge craftsmen and avid gamers strived to more desirable the hot and by far not perfect instrument. This advancement is similar to biological evolution of living species. Usually it was in small steps, shows forking, interdependencies of workshops and infrequently dead ends. Today a few programs survived, on the one hand the German System a grade by grade advantage of Denner's System, it is played mainly in Germany and Austria. Then there are forks that technically and from the looks remain German style: the Albert System or simple system this is utilized in Jazz and the oriental clarinet, both are akin to a German clarinet of around 1870. Shortly after this the German flute maker Theobald Boehm led to two advancements to the instrument making world:On the one hand, he created a mathematical basis for the ideal calculation of the position of tone holes and on theother hand, he invented the ring key. The ring key makes it possible to cover a hole larger than the finger that lieson the ring key. On this basis the Frenchman Hyacinthe Klosé developed the "Boehm" clarinet model, his instrument makerBuffet started building it in 1839.