Around Baermann sees historic clarinet specialist Maryse Legault spotlight the early 19th century clarinet virtuoso Heinrich Baermann, who was one of the most important yet overlooked clarinetists in the history of the instrument.
Born in Potsdam in 1784, Heinrich Baermann honed his skills under the tutelage of virtuoso clarinetist Josef Beer, who was a key figure in the development of the clarinet and its repertoire. B Baermann went on to tour extensively and significantly impacted the clarinet's role in classical music, particularly in France. Around Baermann is Legault’s tribute to Baermann; a giant in his field and one of the more important developers ofthe clarinet’s style, technique, and repertoire.
Release Date: June 02, 2023
Catalog Number: LM265
Label: Leaf Music
Number of Discs: 1
Composer: Caroline Schleicher-Krahmer, Carl Maria von Weber, Heinrich Baermann, Felix Mendelssohn
Performer: Maryse Legault, Gili Loftus