Category Archives: performance

Four Octave Tremolo/Moving Passages Chart with Quarter Tones for Bass Clarinet

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Communicative movement in contemporary chamber music

An article I wrote, “Communicative movement in contemporary chamber music: hand werk in the rehearsal of pieces by Thierry Tidrow and Georgia Koumará” has been published by Divergence Press. You can read it here.  Looking forward to feedback and discussion … Continue reading

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Reed tapping articulation

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underblown bass clarinet multiphonics

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spectral multiphonics for the contrabass clarinet

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