Clarinet Quintet

Carl Maria von Weber

Clarinet Quintet in Bb major

J182, Op. 34

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It is doubtful whether Weber's sparkling Quintet for clarinet and strings would have come into existence had the composer had not counted among his friends Heinrich Baermann, one of the preeminent clarinet virtuosi of the day. No doubt inspired by Baermann's extraordinary skill on the instrument, Weber produced in the ... read more