B-flat clarinet

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Noun1.B-flat clarinet - the ordinary clarinet with a middle rangeB-flat clarinet - the ordinary clarinet with a middle range
clarinet - a single-reed instrument with a straight tube
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This music is special, because the bass clarinet adopts skills used commonly on the normal B-flat clarinet such as playing blasting tunes in higher register.
Endings were very much in the air here, Alexander Goehr's closely-argued, ultimately physically impelled Fantasie for cello and piano coming to a witty, unexpected conclusion, and Anthony Powers' Trio (Mitchell playing on a B-flat clarinet borrowed from festival host John Williams - he had forgotten to bring his own) questing its way to a lovely satisfying end.
Curiouser and Curiouser" by Nancy Faber was performed at its premiere by Rosemary Brumbelow, B-flat clarinet, Madison, Wisconsin; Martha Fischer, piano, Madison, Wisconsin; and Les Thimmig, E-flat saxophone, Madison, Wisconsin.