The Instrumentarium – Episode 1 – Ramblings on the Alto Clarinet

The first episode of the new podcast from Bandestration.com – The Instrumentarium.

Episode 1 – Ramblings on the Alto Clarinet

Matt and I discuss various aspects of the Alto Clarinet from nomenclature, to history, to construction, to brands, to random off-shoots that follow from those discussions.

Enjoy.  More to come soon.

Show Notes:

From Bandestration

Mark Wolbers’ Article on the Alto Clarinet

Grainger’s Article on Band Orchestration

A Graph of Clarinet Bores

Clarinet Bore graph

Lament for Alto Clarinet and Strings (Newton)