Piano accompaniment backing tracks
|Practice version (optional)|
Andre Messager composed his Solo de Concours as an audition piece for the Paris Conservatoire in 1899. It is a very popular piece in the clarinet repertoire today, with its fine melody and virtuosic coda. Here you can purchase and download the piano part to play along to, recorded by a professional accompanist.
Cadenza (bar 85): 7 seconds of silence in piano part before 4 click-beats signify re-entry of Allegro non troppo section