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Clarinet Studies

Clarinet Repertoire and Materials

Solo Repertoire

Note: Solo is chosen based on the skill that needs to be addressed on the student.
  • Sonatina by Malcom Arnold
  • Concert Fantasy on Themes from Verdi's "Rigoletto" by Luigi Bassi
  • Sonata for Clarinet and Piano by Arnold Bax
  • Four Pieces by Alban Berg
  • Sonata for Clarinet and Piano by Leonard Bernstein
  • Aria by Eugene Bozza
  • Sonata No. 2 in Eb Major for Clarinet and Piano by Johannes Brahms
  • Cantilène by Louis Cahuzac
  • Fantasie Variée Sur un Vieil Air Champêtre by Louis Cahuzac
  • Variations sur un air du Pays d'Oc by Louis Cahuzac
  • Sonata for Clarinet and Piano by Mario Castelnuovo-Tedesco
  • Clarinet Concerti Nos. 1, 2 or 3 by Bernhard Crusell
  • Première Rhapsodie by Claude Debussy
  • Sonata for Clarinet and Piano by Alvin Etler
  • Five Bagatelles by Gerald Finzi
  • Clarinet Concerto by Paul Hindemith
  • Sonate for Clarinet and Piano by Paul Hindemith
  • Sonatine for Clarinet in A and Piano by Arthur Honegger
  • Arabesques by Paul Jeanjean
  • Carnival of Venice by Paul Jeanjean
  • Concertante by Norman Dello Joio
  • Introduction and Variations by Jan Kalivoda
  • Twelfth Solo for Clarinet by Hyacinthe Klosé
  • Clarinet Concerto in E-Flat by Franz Krommer
  • Concert Fantasy on Themes from Verdi's "La Traviata" by Donato Lovreglio
  • Concert Fantasy on Themes from Verdi's "Un Ballo in Maschera" by Donato Lovreglio
  • Dance Preludes by Witold Lutoslawski
  • Clarinet Concerto in B-Flat major by Giuseppe Mercadante
  • Sonatine by Darius Milhaud
  • Scaramouche by Darius Milhaud
  • Clarinet Concerto by Wolfgang Mozart
  • Rhapsody by Wilson Osborne
  • Sonata for Clarinet and Piano by Francis Poulenc
  • Sonata for Clarinet and Piano by Sergei Prokofiev
  • Solo de Concours by Henri Rabaud
  • Introduction, Theme and Variations by Gioachino Rossini
  • Sonate for Clarinet and Piano by Camille Saint-Saëns
  • Zigeunerweisen by Pablo de Sarasate
  • Three Romances by Robert Schumann
  • Three Fantasy-Pieces by Robert Schumann
  • Seven Preludes by Aleksandr Scriabin
  • Reverie et Scherzo by Jules Selmer-Collery
  • Ritmorroto by Robert Sierra
  • Sonata for Clarinet and Piano by Roberto Sierra
  • Clarinet Concerto No. 1 in C Minor by Louis Spohr
  • Any Concerti by Carl Stamitz
  • Three Pieces for Clarinet Solo by Igor Stravinsky
  • Capriccio for Solo Clarinet by Heinrich Sutermeister
  • Clarinet Concerti Nos. 1 or 2 by Carl Maria von Weber
  • Clarinet Quintet by Carl Maria von Weber
  • Concertino by Carl Maria von Weber
  • Variations on a Theme from Silvana by Carl Maria von Weber

Recommended Supplementary Materials

  • Bonade- Clarinetist's Compendium
  • Klug- The Clarinet Doctor
  • Gingras- Clarinet Secrets
  • Brymer- Clarinet
  • Pino- Clarinet and Clarinet Playing
  • Gabuccci-Orgin/History of the Clarinet
  • Stier- Clarinet Reeds
  • Weston- Clarinet Virtuosi of the Past
  • Lawson-Clarinet
  • Hadcock-The Working Clarinetist

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