Instrument

Bassoon, Composers, Flute, Instrument

Pajarillo con catira

Title Pajarillo con Catira (2003) / Composer: Javier Montilla / for flute and bassoon  The “Pajarillo” is one of the variations or “golpe” of the “joropo” musical style of the “llanos” or the plains of Venezuela. The “joropo” can be identified by regions: central, eastern, and from the plains, and its[…]

Read More »

Clarinet, Composers, Instrument, Marimba

Clarimba

Composer: Jorge Montilla / for clarinet in Bb and marimba / Clarimba (2013) is a short piece for clarinet and marimba based on the Venezuelan genre of “joropo,” a brisk dance in three beats. Joropo is Venezuela’s most representative kind of popular music. Clarimba was commissioned by clarinetist Timothy Phillips.[…]

Read More »