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Welcome to my site! I love composing clarinet duets, and this site is the result of that passion. You can find previews of all the clarinet duets and trios on the Pinterest link at the bottom of this page. Enjoy!

Top Trios

This volume of beginner clarinet trios is perfect for beginner clarinetists who have just started playing. They make ideal pieces for a school assembly or concert. All the notes are below the break making them easy and fun!

Swingin’ About Vol.3

This third volume of clarinet duets is geared towards intermediate players and even includes a jazz clarinet duet take on Beethoven’s Fur Elise! As in previous volumes, intermediate duets are placed alongside much easier clarinet duets, for balance.

Swingin’ About Vol.2

This second volume of clarinet duets offers a mix of different styles, from Ragtime, to Jazz Waltz and Blues. All styles are catered for: beginner clarinetists will love the easy clarinet duet, “Roundabout,’ whilst the jazzy “Harlem Blue” will delight intermediate players.

Swingin’ About Vol.1

This first volume of clarinet duets offers a mix of both easy and intermediate jazz pieces. With catchy tunes and parts of equal difficulty, these duets are perfect for ‘light relief’ in between lessons or for those simply looking for fun clarinet duet material.

Saxophistry

These catchy jazz alto saxophone duets are written for players of approximately UK grades 4-5. Both parts are of equal difficulty, ensuring a challenging and fun experience for both players.

Scale Attack! Vol 1

These clarinet duets were written with the express intention of making learning scales more enjoyable for both teacher and pupil. Scales are essential for technique and these pieces will ensure that learning scales will never be the same again! Keys: F and G Major, A, D and E minor.

Scale Attack! Vol 2

These clarinet duets were written with the express intention of making learning scales more enjoyable for both teacher and pupil. Scales are essential for technique and these pieces will ensure that learning scales will never be the same again! Keys: Bb, D and A major, B and G minor.

Scale Attack! Vol 3

These clarinet duets were written with the express intention of making learning scales more enjoyable for both teacher and pupil. Scales are essential for technique and these pieces will ensure that learning scales will never be the same again! Keys: Eb, Ab and E major, C and F minor.

ABOUT CLAIRE

Claire Summerbell is a London–based Clarinet teacher and composer. She holds the DipABRSM Diploma in Clarinet Performance and has taught widely at a variety of London schools. Her main interest is in writing clarinet duets and saxophone duets for young people to play together. She has also just written a set of beginner clarinet trios. Claire also enjoys arranging music for clarinet ensemble at Sheet Music Plus.  Visit her publisher page here: https://www.sheetmusicplus.com/publishers/claire-summerbell/17077.

 

TEACHING

Claire is a highly skilled teacher of clarinet for all ages and abilities. She has fifteen years’ experience teaching clarinet in schools throughout London and privately, holds the DipABRSM  diploma in Clarinet Performance and also has a degree in English Literature. As someone passionate about music-making, her focus is on teaching music as an inspiring force but with a strong emphasis on the fundamentals. Please contact Claire directly to enquire about availability.