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6 April 2020

Press release by Schott Music

New Klezmer Tunes

16 Pieces

Joachim Johow

 

  • 16 Pieces for treble (alto) recorder inspired by old klezmer melodies
  • With piano or guitar accompaniment
  • Demonstration and play-along tracks available to download

 

Inspired by old klezmer melodies, Joachim Johow has written 16 new tunes for the recorder, reenacting scenes from life in a Jewish town, such as ‘Am Morgen in der Gasse’ [On the Street in the Morning], ‘Auf dem Jahrmarkt’ [At the Fair], ‘Schlittenfahrt’ [Sleigh Ride], ‘Tanz der Großeltern’ [Dance of the Grandparents], ‘Am Abend’ [In the Evening].

Including piano and guitar accompaniments as well as a bass part that is available as a separate download.

Demonstration and play-along tracks for all of the pieces are available as downloads.