THE ORCHESTRA: A USER'S MANUAL

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CLARINET


Section: Woodwind
Transposing? Yes

Construction
Range
Articulations
Effects
Extended
Player's Tips and Tricks

Links

Mark van de Wiel offers tips and tricks on clarinet writing, from a player's perspective

Articulations - historical differences
Articulations - line
Articulations - notation
Articulations - successful composition
Articulations - thinking vocally
Chords
Crescendo from nothing
Extended techniques
Fast tonguing
Glissando
Nonlegato and other markings
Woodwind writing

and Michael Harris does the same for the bass clarinet

Development of the instrument
Double tonguing
Extremes on the bass clarinet
Good writing
Key noise
Low register
Mahler's Second Symphony
Orchestration
Passagework
Ravel
Register breaks
Studying the bass clarinet
Very quiet sounds