Episode of Series “We Make Music”.
Jack Brymer of the BBC Symphony Orchestra talks about the history of the clarinet. He demonstrates all the instruments which form the clarinet family, from the high E flat to the contra bass, showing how they work and how to play them. Director Muir Mathieson was music director/composer for Sir Alexander Korda’s London films in the 1930s and 1940s.
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16mm film; Access Print (Section 1)