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11 Dec 2021

Volume 46, Number 4

This issue's articles include:

Artvark Saxophone Quartet
Artvark members Mete Erker and Peter Broekhuizen talk about Mother of Thousand, a new project exploring historical instruments and modern recording techniques to create fresh soundworlds
Alastair Penman
Enabling music-making
A volunteer-led project to bring a commercially viable one-handed clarinet to market
Rachel Wolffsohn
From the archives
An eventful, overwhelming and at times bizarre trip to North Korea to perform at the Spring Friendship Art Festival
Andrew Michael Simon
Making the Grade
With a refreshed ABRSM woodwind syllabus coming into effect from January 2022, we explore the new clarinet and saxophone exam books for Grades 1 to 5
Stephanie Reeve
Elizabeth Maconchy
An exploration of works held in the CASSGB library by Dame Elizabeth Maconchy, a prolific yet neglected voice of 20th-century British music
Stephanie Reeve

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• Interviews with international soloists (John Harle, Eugene Rousseau, Julian Bliss,
Rob Buckland, Basil Tschaikov), session musicians (Phil Todd, Scott Robinson),
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Beamish, Andy Scott, Ian Stewart), and the best of up-and-coming British talent

• An on-going series on the clarinet sections of our major orchestras

• Articles on technique and repertoire

• Information on making and repairing instruments

• Reports on all the major clarinet and saxophone events in Great Britain
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