Good Reeds

Woodwind Colours

Good Reeds

Instrumentation:

  • Part 1: Oboe
  • Part 2: Clarinet in B-flat
  • Part 3: Bassoon*

*A Bass Clarinet alternative to Part 3: Bassoon is supplied in the ‘Useful Extras’ file

Standard: INTERMEDIATE

Keys, note ranges and technical challenges suited to players of ABRSM Grade 4 – 5 standard or above.  Requires confidence in sustaining an independent part.

Contents:

  • Winter (Vivaldi)
  • Contretanz (Mozart)
  • Mairi’s Wedding (Traditional)
  • La Rejouissance (Handel)
  • Mexican Hat Dance (Traditional)
  • Entry of the Gladiators (Fucik)
  • Poco Adagio (Hoffmeister)
  • Ballet Music (Schubert)

Hear some snippets (YouTube video – opens in new window)

The download contains 3 PDF files:

  • Complete set of parts for each instrument
  • Transposing and concert pitch scores for complete set
  • Useful Extras – cover sheet, contents list, information on the pieces, Bass Clarinet alternative to Part 3: Bassoon

From these, you can choose which pages to print, depending on your particular circumstances.  Remember to keep a back-up of all three files for future reference!