Poulenc: Sonata for Clarinet

James Campbell, clarinet
John York, piano

Sonata for Clarinet, 2nd Movement; Romanza

From Ravel & Poulenc – French Chamber Music for Woodwinds, Vol.2, Disc 2 (2006)
Released by Cala

Poulenc: Sonata for Clarinet

The clarinet sonata was completed in 1962, few months before Poulenc’s death from a sudden heart attack.

The Romanza is full of melancholy, beautifully performed by James Campbell.