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Clarinet Quartets

Clarinet Quartets

(Comprising 3 B-flat clarinets and 1 Bass clarinet except where otherwise stated)

Originals     Arrangements


Originals


Hiawatha (A Canon for Hiawatha) for clarinet quartet (3 clarinets, 1 bass clarinet)


Simply joyful for clarinet quartet and piano


A la Valse for clarinet quartet


Dorian Serenade (The Lord is my Shepherd)


Not Time to Get Up Yet for clarinet quartet (3 B flats and 1 Bass)


Not Time to Get Up Yet for clarinet quartet (E flat, B flat, Alto and Bass)



Jellicle Clarinets (E flat, B flat, Alto and Bass clarinets)


Jellicle Clarinets (3 B flats and 1 Bass)                            video


Tants Fraylachs  (Klezmer style)   (see Iris Clarinet Quartet page or Fell Clarinet Quartet video                                                     for live performances)


The Bishop of Hereford is forced to dance  

    (from the Delian Society’s Robin Hood Suite)

(first performance by the Iris Clarinet Quartet in February 2013 - video)

 


Japanese Song (for all unsung heroes)   

 


Kindness from afar     

 


Five times table                                  (see Iris Clarinet Quartet page for live performance)

 

The Quiet Way


The Quiet Way for clarinet quartet with guitar


Antonelli Rag


Antonelli Rag for 1 E flat clarinet, 2 B flat clarinets, 1 bass clarinet


Antonelli Rag for 1 E flat clarinet, 1 B flat clarinet, 1 alto clarinet, 1 bass clarinet


Dinner Time Rag


Dinner Time Rag for 1 E flat clarinet, 2 B flat clarinets, 1 bass clarinet


Dinner Time Rag for 1 E flat clarinet, 1 B flat clarinet, 1 alto clarinet, 1 bass clarinet


The Swan for 4 B-flat clarinets


Alcohol for 4 B-flat clarinets


Bifocal Rag


Bifocal Rag for 1 E flat clarinet, 2 B flat clarinets, 1 Bass clarinet


Bifocal Rag for E flat clarinet, B flat clarinet, Alto clarinet, Bass clarinet



Chinese Celebration (or Chinese New Year Celebration)



Arrangements


Quick we have but a second for clarinet quartet


Ach Elslein, liebes Elselein mein for clarinet quartet (E flat, B flat, Alto, Bass)


Ach Elslein, liebes Elselein mein for clarinet quartet (4 B flats)


Ach Elslein, liebes Elselein mein for clarinet quartet (3 B flats and 1 Bass)


Im Meyen hoert man die Hahnen kreen (in May you hear the cocks crow) for clarinet quartet


Wohlauf wohlauf jung und alt (Be fit and well, both young and old) for flute quartet


Wohlauf wohlauf jung und alt (Be fit and well, both young and old) for clarinet quartet


Drink to me only with thine eyes for clarinet quartet


I saw my lady weep for clarinet quartet (E flat, B flat, Alto, Bass)


Morning has broken (Bunessan) for clarinet quartet (3 B flats and 1 bass)


Lady, when I behold arranged for clarinet quartet (3 B flat clarinets and 1 bass clarinet)


Cantate Domino by Pitoni for clarinet quartet (3 clarinets and 1 bass clarinet)


Cantique de Jean Racine for clarinet quartet (3 clarinets and 1 bass clarinet) and piano


Fourpence ha'penny or Variations on Frère Jacques for clarinet quartet


Variations on Noel Nouvelet for clarinet quartet


Since first I saw your face (with variations) for clarinet quartet (3 b flats and 1 bass)


Since first I saw your face (with variations) for clarinet quartet (E flat, B flat, alto and bass)



O quam gloriosum (Oh how glorious) for clarinet quartet (E flat B flat Alto and Bass)


O quam gloriosum (Oh how glorious) for clarinet quartet (3 B flats and 1 Bass)


April is in my Mistress' Face for clarinet quartet (E flat, B flat, Alto, Bass)


April is in my Mistress' Face for clarinet quartet (3 B flats and 1 Bass)


Robin Adair (Eileen Aroon) for clarinet quartet (3 B flats, 1 Bass)


Robin Adair (Eileen Aroon) for clarinet quartet (E flat, B flat, Alto, Bass)


Il est bel et bon (He is good and handsome) for clarinet quartet (3 B flats and 1 Bass)


Il est bel et bon (He is good and handsome) for clarinet quartet (E flat, B flat, Alto, Bass)


My bonny lass she smileth for clarinet quintet (4 B flats and 1 Bass)


My bonny lass she smileth for clarinet quintet (E flat, 2 B flats, Alto and Bass)


Fair Phyllis I saw sitting all alone for clarinet quartet (E flat, B flat, Alto, Bass)


Fair Phyllis I saw sitting all alone for clarinet quartet (3 B flats, 1 Bass


Weep, O mine eyes for clarinet quartet (4 equal clarinets)


Weep, O mine eyes for clarinet quartet (3 B flat clarinets and 1 Bass clarinet)


Up good Christian Folk and Listen (Ding dong ding ...) for clarinet quartet (3 B flats and 1 bass)


Up good Christian Folk and Listen (Ding dong ding ...) for clarinet quartet (E flat, B flat, alto, Bass)


King Jesus hath a Garden for clarinet quartet (3 B flats and 1 bass)


King Jesus hath a Garden for clarinet quartet (E flat, B flat, Alto, Bass)


We wish you a merry Christmas for clarinet quartet (3 B flats and 1 bass)


We wish you a merry Christmas for clarinet quartet (E flat, B flat, Alto, Bass)


A Virgin most Pure for clarinet quartet (3 B flats and 1 bass)


A Virgin most Pure for clarinet quartet (E flat, B flat, Alto, Bass)



It came upon the midnight clear for clarinet quartet (3 B flat, 1 bass)


It came upon the midnight clear for clarinet quartet (E flat, B flat, Alto, Bass)



In Dulci Jubilo for Clarinet Quartet (3 B flats and 1 Bass)


In Dulci Jubilo for Clarinet Quartet (E flat, B flat, Alto and Bass)


O little one sweet for clarinet quartet (E flat, B flat, Alto and Bass clarinet)


O little one sweet for clarinet quartet (3 B flat and 1 Bass clarinet)


I wanna sing with the saints


A dream of Jacob’s ladder


Seachrist (A Sower came from Ancient Hills or When Jesus was in Bethany)


Guide my feet

 

Camp David              



In einen Harung (the herring song)



Folksong Weddin (2 B-flat clarinets and 2 Bass clarinets)

                                (see Fell Clarinet Quartet video for live performance)



Our Father (based on my Preces and Responses)

 

Railway song



The Good, The Bat and The Gaudy    



The King’s jollity




Bach Chorale arrangements:

Jesu, deine Passion

    clarinet quartet (3 B-flats and 1 bass)

   four B-flat clarinets

 

O grosse Lieb

    clarinet quartet (3 B-flats and 1 bass)

   four B-flat clarinets




Süsser die Glocken nie klingen



Bring us in good ale   

 

Ave Verum (by William Byrd)


Ave Verum (by William Byrd) for 4 B-flat clarinets



Edelweiss for clarinet quartet and piano

   (3 clarinets, bass clarinet, piano)


Barbara Ann for E-flat, B-flat, Alto and Bass clarinets and piano


Barbara Ann for clarinet quartet (3 B flats and 1 Bass clarinet) and piano


Besame Mucho for clarinet quartet (E flat, B flat, Alto and Bass)


Besame Mucho for clarinet quartet (3 B flats and 1 Bass)


Away in a manger for clarinet quartet


Wohl mir, dass ich Jesum habe (Jesus bleibet meine Freude - Jesu joy of man's desiring) for clarinet quartet and strings


The old rugged cross (original version) (Clarinet quartet)


Variations on The old rugged cross (Clarinet quartet)



See also:

 

main clarinet page


works for clarinet and guitar


Eurasia - CD of works for clarinet and guitar


Iris Clarinet Quartet (Nagoya, Japan)


arrangements for woodwind and guitar

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