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Ode to Joy for Learner Clarinet

Composer
Beethoven
Arranger
Lyricist
none
Difficulty
Easy (Grades 1-3)
Duration
2 minutes
Genre
Classical music
Instrumentation
Solo instrument + piano (Clarinet in Bb)
Instrumental parts

This an arrangement for beginner clarinetist of the theme from the last movement of Beethoven's ninth symphony. The phrasing marks give a rough indication of breathing lengths. The piano part is taken from Beethoven's orchestral score and needs an experienced accompanist/teacher. The piece could be useful for a school welcome to a visitor from a EU country, the theme being the official anthem of the European Union.The violin solo version, also on my sibeliusmusic repertoire, has proved very popular too.

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