Klezmer, twelve tunes of joy and sorrow, violin


Twelve tunes of joy and sorrow, violin score

‘Twelve tunes of joy and sorrow’ is a collection of original Klezmer pieces in traditional style with irresistible Yiddish melodies, arranged for small ensemble. The CD accompanying the full score contains ensemble performances of the pieces, giving you the opportunity to hear how each piece should sound, as well as providing useful indications for phrasing and articulation. Apart from the full score there are individual scores available, violin, clarinet, piano and doublebass. Each with it’s own play along CD, for playing at home and also for those who want to give compelling concert performances! This book is the definitive Klezmer guide for beginning and more advanced players and ensembles. Listen to audio examples below.


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‘Hannibals Journey’ excerpt

‘Le Chayim’ excerpt

‘Lou Sjoege preview’ excerpt

The Dance preview’ excerpt