A journey through the world of operas and the musical theatre with Clarinet News


Released: September 30, 2016

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»Opernboogie« (brhCD1502)
Press release

Chamber music at the highest level, witty arrangements and a performance with a twinkle in the eye – the combination of all these distinguishes Clarinet News. On the CD »Opernboogie« the clarinet sextet can be experienced with a cross-section through almost 200 years of music theatre history and an extraordinary sound spectrum


Nikolai Rimski-Korsakow
»Die Swing-Hummel«, an arrangement of the »Flight of the bumblebee« from the opera »The Tale of Tsar Saltan«
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Arrangements from the operas »Don Giovianni« and »Le nozze di Figaro« (e. g. the aria of Cherubino »Voi che sapete«)
Felix Mendelssohn Bartholdy
»Dance of the elves«, »Wedding marsch« und »Scherzo« from
»A midsummer night's dream«
Georges Bizets
»Carmen suite«
Kurt Weill
»The ballad of Mack the Knife« from »Die Dreigroschenoper«
Georg Kreisler
Andrew Lloyd Webber
»Katzenjammer, Mietz, Phantomschmerz«
Leonard Bernstein
»America« from »West Side Story«
Monty Norman
»James Bond Theme« from the musical »A house for Mr. Biswas«
Bedřich Smetana
»To beer« from the comic opera »The bartered bride«