Not finding what you're looking for? Just call us at +1 267 313 6309

Carlo Della Giacoma

Giacoma: Tosca Fantasia, Op. 171

$17.95
Shipping calculated at checkout.
Format

In stock and typically ships within 1 business day.

Breitkopf & Härtel  |  SKU: MR2264  |  Barcode: 9790004488546
  • Composer: Carlo Della Giacoma
  • Instrumentation: Piano, Clarinet
  • Work: Tosca Fantasia, Op. 171
  • ISMN: 9790004488546
  • Size: 9.1 x 12.0 inches
  • Pages: 20

Description

When della Giacoma wrote his "Tosca Fantasia" in 1900, he was serving in the Italian army as a clarinetist and band master. His paraphrase is totally in tune with the times, since music lovers were wild about chamber-music arrangements of large, popular works for performance in concert or in the home. in his "Tosca Fantasia," della Giacoma uses various themes from Puccini's opera, including the famous clarinet solo that precedes Cavaradossi's aria "E lucevan le stelle." The solo instrument shifts very effectively between bel canto vocal lines that allow the clarinet to fully revel in its beauty, and the virtuoso arabesques that can be performed so compellingly on the clarinet.

Breitkopf & Härtel

Giacoma: Tosca Fantasia, Op. 171

From $15.95

Description

When della Giacoma wrote his "Tosca Fantasia" in 1900, he was serving in the Italian army as a clarinetist and band master. His paraphrase is totally in tune with the times, since music lovers were wild about chamber-music arrangements of large, popular works for performance in concert or in the home. in his "Tosca Fantasia," della Giacoma uses various themes from Puccini's opera, including the famous clarinet solo that precedes Cavaradossi's aria "E lucevan le stelle." The solo instrument shifts very effectively between bel canto vocal lines that allow the clarinet to fully revel in its beauty, and the virtuoso arabesques that can be performed so compellingly on the clarinet.

Format

  • Printed Edition
  • Digital Download
View product