Music by women composers

All of the music below are collected from UMass Clarinet Studio and online database

Solo Repertories

InstrumentationComposition TitleComposer NameYears
Solo ClarinetWingsJoan Tower1938-present
Solo ClarinetDancing Solo (4 movements)Libby Larsen1950-present
Solo ClarinetThree Scenes for ClarinetSchulamit Ran1949-present
Solo ClarinetSpiritSchulamit Ran1949-present
Solo ClarinetFor An Actor: Monologue for ClarinetSchulamit Ran1949-present
Solo Clarinet3 Pieces for Solo ClarinetKeiko Fujie1963-present
Solo ClarinetMonologue: Impressions on the true story of Ah QYi Chen1953-present
Solo ClarinetSonata for Solo ClarinetIda Gotkovsky1933-present
Solo ClarinetGryphonTheresa Martin1979-present
Solo ClarinetEpisode No. 9 “Forte magnum colaraturum”Besty Jolas1926-present
Solo Clarinet in AFanfareYounghi Pagh Paan1945-present
Solo Clarinet w/Pierrot Ensemble (no voice –
fl(pic), vn, vc, pf, perc)
Breakfast Rhythms I and IIJoan Tower1938-present
Solo Bass ClarinetAdvice from a CaterpillarUnsuk Chin1961-present

Clarinet with accompaniment(s)

InstrumentationComposition TitleComposer NameYears
Clarinet and PianoDeux PiecesClemence de Grandval1828-1907
Clarinet and PianoFantasieAugusta Holmes1847-1903
Clarinet and PianoArabesqueGermaine Tailleferre1892-1983
Clarinet and PianoFantasty (those harbor lights)Joan Tower1938-present
Clarinet and PianoSong Without WordsLibby Larsen1950-present
Clarinet and PianoAncient DancesYi Chen1953-present
Clarinet and PianoRitualKatherine Hoover1937-2018
Clarinet and PianoConcertoKatherine Hoover1937-2018
Clarinet and PianoSonata for Clarinet and PianoMarga Richter1926-2020
Clarinet and PianoSonata ConcertanteRuth Schoenthal1924-2006
Clarinet and PianoSolitudeLauren Bernofsky1967-present
Clarinet and PianoRelated CharactersBarbara Kolb1939-present
Clarinet and PianoNight FantasyDorothy Rudd Moore1940-present
Clarinet and PianoIntroduction and AllegroUndine Smith Moore1904-1989
Clarinet and PianoClarinet SonataJennifer Higdon1962-present
Clarinet and PianoA Gentle NotionJennifer Higdon1962-present
Clarinet and PianoAdorationFlorence Price1887-1953
Clarinet and PianoJhule JhuleReena Esmail1983-present
Clarinet and PianoDesireReena Esmail1983-present
Clarinet and PianoSonatineValerie Coleman
Clarinet and PianoSpring of 2020Anna Vinnitsky
Clarinet and PianoFantasy for Clarinet and PianoSarah Feigin1928-2011
Clarinet and PianoThe Four ElementsMary Ann Griebling1930s-present?
Clarinet and PianoFantasiaElizabeth Maconchy1907-1994
Clarinet and PianoConcertinoJeanine Rueff1922-1999
Clarinet and PianoSonataMargaret Sutherland1897-1984
Clarinet in A and PianoSonataAlice Mary Smith1839-1884
Clarinet and Piano or OrchestraClarinet ConcertoJoan Tower1938-present
Clarinet and Piano or OrchestraThree Faces of WomenJeanne E Shaffer1925-2007
Clarinet and Piano or OrchestraConcertoThea Musgrave1928-present
Clarinet and OrchestraConcertoUnsuk Chin1961-present
Clarinet and OrchestraClarinet ConcertoReena Esmail1983-present
Clarinet and OrchestraClarinet ConcertoEllen Zwilich1939-present
Clarinet and OrchestraWild Wood-Quiet WoodMary Ann Griebling1930s-present?

Clarinet with electric instrument/chamber ensemble

InstrumentationComposition TitleComposer NameYears
Clarinet and Acoustic GuitarBlue Third (two movements)Libby Larsen1950-present
Clarinet and GuitarThree Pieces for Treble Wind and GuitarLibby Larsen1950-present
Clarinet and String OrchestraConcertino No.2Elizabeth Maconchy1907-1994
Clarinet and String TrioMan-Nam IYounghi Pagh Paan1945-present
Clarinet, Bassoon, and PianoTrioMarilyn J Ziffrin1926-2018
Clarinet, Viola, and PianoBlack Birds, Red HillsLibby Larsen1950-present