The road that lies ahead

Year of composition
Difficult (Grades 7+)
4 minutes
Rock and Pop Music
Solo instrument + piano (Clarinet in Bb)
Instrumental parts
Not available

Here is a piece of music I whipped up in about three hours.. the story behind it is that my dad used to play the first eight bars over and over again as an excercise for reading chords and it used to bug the hell out of me. Eventually I started hearing a little melody that I thought could fit over the top and here it is.

I chose it to be played with the Clarinet because of it's breathy quality of sound, that sounds like a tenor singing a lonely melody. Hope you like it - very good for controlling breathing and rhythmic accuracy. Enjoy!

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