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Craven,Leslie
Release Date: 09/01/2008 
Label:  Clarinet Classics   Catalog #: 10059   Spars Code: DDD 
Composer:  Daniel BimbiVasco HexelChristopher BallGary Schocker,   ... 
Performer:  Leslie CravenRachel AttwellTom JacksonKatherine Thomas,   ... 
Number of Discs: 1 
Length: 1 Hours 20 Mins. 

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Notes and Editorial Reviews

This delightfully refreshing CD of tonal works for clarinet performed by a leading exponent of English Clarinet playing displays a lyrical side to "new music" with its generous serving of melody. Almost 80 minutes of beautiful, often breathtakingly brilliant, tuneful new music for clarinet. This diverse new repertoire will captivate newcomers to clarinet music, clarinet enthusiasts and the general public. Works by Christopher Ball, Daniel Bimbi, Vasco Hexel, Gary Schocker, Tom Jackson and Anthony Wakefield This diverse new repertoire with virtuoso works for clarinet and piano, folk song arrangements for clarinet and harp, (including the haunting "Suo Gan" made famous by the film "Empire of the Sun"), a Read more brilliant duet for two clarinets, evocative unaccompanied solo clarinet works and a trio for clarinet flute and piano will captivate the listener. An enchanting and totally enticing new release from Clarinet Classics Read less

Works on This Recording

1.
El Casot, for clarinet & piano by Daniel Bimbi
Performer:  Leslie Craven (Clarinet), Rachel Attwell (Piano)
Venue:  Wyastone Concert Hall 
Length: 7 Minutes 33 Secs. 
2.
Sonatina Lyrico, for clarinet & piano by Vasco Hexel
Performer:  Leslie Craven (Clarinet), Rachel Attwell (Piano)
Written: 2007 
Venue:  Wyastone Concert Hall 
Length: 14 Minutes 14 Secs. 
3.
Invocations of Pan by Christopher Ball
Performer:  Leslie Craven (Clarinet)
Period: 20th Century 
Venue:  Wyastone Concert Hall 
Length: 12 Minutes 38 Secs. 
4.
A Better Day by Gary Schocker
Performer:  Leslie Craven (Clarinet), Rachel Attwell (Piano)
Period: 20th Century 
Venue:  Wyastone Concert Hall 
Length: 5 Minutes 57 Secs. 
5.
Music for Youth, for 2 clarinets by Christopher Ball
Performer:  Leslie Craven (Clarinet), Tom Jackson (Clarinet)
Venue:  Wyastone Concert Hall 
Length: 7 Minutes 55 Secs. 
6.
Hauntings, for clarinet & piano by Anthony Wakefield
Performer:  Leslie Craven (Clarinet), Rachel Attwell (Piano)
Venue:  Wyastone Concert Hall 
Length: 7 Minutes 14 Secs. 
7.
The Skye Boat Song, for clarinet & piano (or harp) by Christopher Ball
Performer:  Katherine Thomas (Celtic Harp), Katherine Thomas (Harp), Leslie Craven (Clarinet)
Venue:  Wyastone Concert Hall 
Length: 1 Minutes 47 Secs. 
8.
The Star of County Down, for clarinet & piano (or harp) by Christopher Ball
Performer:  Katherine Thomas (Harp), Leslie Craven (Clarinet), Katherine Thomas (Celtic Harp)
Venue:  Wyastone Concert Hall 
Length: 1 Minutes 20 Secs. 
9.
The Lark in the Clear Air, for clarinet & piano (or harp) by Christopher Ball
Performer:  Katherine Thomas (Harp), Katherine Thomas (Celtic Harp), Leslie Craven (Clarinet)
Venue:  Wyastone Concert Hall 
Length: 2 Minutes 17 Secs. 
10.
Over the hills and far away, for clarinet & piano (or harp) by Christopher Ball
Performer:  Leslie Craven (Clarinet), Rachel Attwell (Piano)
Venue:  Wyastone Concert Hall 
Length: 3 Minutes 9 Secs. 
11.
Sonata for clarinet solo by Tom Jackson
Performer:  Leslie Craven (Clarinet)
Venue:  Wyastone Concert Hall 
Length: 4 Minutes 6 Secs. 
12.
Lluna, for clarinet, flute & piano by Daniel Bimbi
Performer:  Leslie Craven (Clarinet), Jonathan Burgess (Flute), Rachel Attwell (Piano)
Venue:  Wyastone Concert Hall 
Length: 6 Minutes 51 Secs. 
13.
Huna Blentyn, folksong by Traditional
Performer:  Katherine Thomas (Celtic Harp), Katherine Thomas (Harp), Leslie Craven (Clarinet)
Venue:  Wyastone Concert Hall 
Length: 2 Minutes 40 Secs. 

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