2nd Clarinet part from Three Pieces from 'Espana' arr. for Clarinet Quartet

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These three pieces by Isaac Albeniz are taken from his Opus 165 Piano Album - 'Espana'. The first, and probably the best known, 'Tango', contains many variations in tempo and I have indicated all of these. Their performance, however, is a matter of choice or taste! The second piece, 'Capricho Catalan', should be played in a light, rhythmic style as the title indicates. The third, 'Zortzico', is a Basque County Dance in 5 time and, where they appear, the second and fourth quavers (eights) are always dotted. This movement is fun to play - maybe rehearse it in a slower time first to get the feel of the rhthym.

Isaac Albeniz
7 minutes
Classical music

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