Chant Slave by Joseph Edouard Barat is a piece for Bb Clarinet and Piano, inspired by a Slavic tune. Dedicated to E. Capelle, a French musician who won the Paris Conservatory First Prize, this piece has can be played by intermediate players (difficulty 4°).
It features six parts, including some variations of the main theme:
1. Moderé (Main theme)
2. Piú Vivo
3. 1° Tempo (Variation 1)
4. Piú Vivo
5. 1° Tempo (Variation 2)
6. 1° Tempo (Variation 3)
This piece is really enjoyable and could be perfect for recital or contests.
Joseph Edouard Barat (1882-1963) composed numerous pieces for Wind instruments and Piano accompaniment such as 'Andante and Allegro' or 'Introduction and Dance', among many others.