Score and parts to this collection of Klezmer music, arranged by Yale Strom for flexible ensemble.
As one of the world’s foremost authorities on Klezmer, Strom brings his wealth of knowledge and experience to this volume. In addition to his extensive historical and performance notes, he provides ensemble arrangements which will immediately transport players into the world of Klezmer with its unmistakeable melodies and sound patterns.
Includes a score and parts for two melody instruments, piano, guitar, double bass or electric bass, and percussion. Instructions on the improvisation of ornaments are provided. The CD featuring an authentic Klezmer band serves as a wonderful introduction and demonstration of this vital, joyful and sometimes melancholic music which is currently enjoying a huge revival. Degree of difficulty: 2