KRZYSZTOF PENDERECKI

(1933— )

Contemporary Polish composer. At first, one of the leading representatives of the most modern,’avantgarde’ musical trends (To the Victims of Hiroshima – Threnody for 52 strings, St Luke Passion for narrator, soloists and orchestra), and later in his works got back to more traditional musical expression.
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For clarinet, he wrote Three Miniatures for clarinet & Piano.
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Taken from my book
I Am Studying Clarinet IV

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  1. Also, he wrote a Clarinet Concerto (adapted from his violin concerto by composer), a Clarinet Quartet and Sextet, all which are , in my opinion, better and sophisticated pieces than the miniatures. I hope the Quartet becomes a much better known piece.

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