GRA (1993)

for clarinet
By Elliot Carter
American

GRA, dedicated to Witold Lutoslawski (1913-94), is both an embodiment of its title (‘gra’ means play in Polish), and a portrait of the great Polish composer, on the occasion of his 80th birthday.

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--Robert Fripp