Concerto K.191 (originally for bassoon)

Difficult (Grades 7+)
20 minutes
Classical music
Solo instrument + piano (Bass Clarinet in Bb)
Instrumental parts

This is a transcription of the Mozart Bassoon Concerto K.191. As a clarinetist I have been frustrated by the lack of material for the bass clarinet to play and have taken upon myself to search out my favorite pieces of other instruments to transcribe and play on my incredible bass clarinet. You will notice that I have scored the part for a bass that goes down to the low c, if you do not have such an instrument I would think the piece still works, just play the few notes you can not reach up an octave.

You are getting the full 3 movements here and note that there are no dynamic markings. I have always changed dynamics and editing to suit my needs so I saw no need to impose my musical phrasings on anyone.

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