Sunday, May 08, 2011

Brief Orchestration Note After a Night at the Opera

Aren't the obbligati for bassett clarinet (in Parto, parto, ma tu, ben mio) and bassett horn (Non più di fiori) in La Clemenza di Tito just about the greatest things in the world?

2 comments:

Mark Berry said...

My only potential quibble, dependent upon which Mozart opera I had heard last, would be with the 'just about'...

sfmike said...

Though it's a rhetorical question, the answer here is yes.