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Fun Clarinet Backing Tracks and Play-Alongs

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Tim teaches musical instruments in schools and colleges. He also plays the trumpet in several bands and arranges and publishes music.

Clarinet Play-Alongs

Clarinet Play-Alongs

Clarinet Solo Play-Alongs

Here you will find a collection of free play-alongs and backing tracks for solo clarinet in Bb. Each video plays the piano backing track along with the sheet music for the clarinet so you can follow and play along.

Playing with a backing track cannot only make your practise more fun, but it can also help keep you play in time and develop your ensemble skills. These clarinet solos would also make excellent concert items, and the sheet music is available if you wish to perform them.

I have arranged several clarinet solos with a wide variety of styles, including Christmas, jazz, folk, ragtime, and more!

Clarinet Backing Tracks and Play-Alongs

Free clarinet in Bb music backing tracks.

St James' Infirmary

Solo Clarinet in Bb and Piano

The Entertainer

Solo Clarinet in Bb and Piano

Danny Boy

Solo Clarinet in Bb and Piano

O Holy Night

Solo Clarinet in Bb and Piano

"The Entertainer"—Scott Joplin

"The Entertainer" is Scott Joplin's most famous piano rag and was written in 1902. This well known tune was used on the 1970s film The Sting. This arrangement has been adapted for solo clarinet in Bb and piano. The clarinet part has been written to an intermediate standard which is about grade 3

"The Entertainer"—Clarinet Solo Play-Along

"Danny Boy"—Irish Traditional

Danny Boy is a famous song written in 1910 by Fred Weatherly. It's lyrics was set to the traditional Irish tune "The Londonderry Air." It became popular during the First World War as the song depicts a soldier leaving for war. This arrangement has been written for solo clarinet in Bb and piano. The clarinet part has been written to an intermediate standard which is about grade 3.

"Danny Boy"—Clarinet Solo Play-Along

"O Holy Night"—Adolphe Adams

O Holy Night is a famous christmas song written by Adolphe Adams in 1847. The song is based on a French poem "Minuit, chrétiens" which reflects on the birth of Jesus. This arrangement has been written for solo clarinet in Bb and piano. The clarinet part has been written to an intermediate standard which is about grade 3.

"O Holy Night"—Clarinet Solo Play-Along

"St. James' Infirmary"

"St. James' Infirmary" is a traditional New Orleans Funeral March. This arrangement starts with Chopin's Funeral March which then becomes the accompanying figure. The piece becomes more jazzy and intense as it progresses. This arrangement has been written for solo clarinet in Bb and piano. The clarinet part has been written to an intermediate standard which is about grade 3.

"St James Infirmary"—Clarinet Solo Play-Along.

More Music!

I regularly write and arrange new music for clarinet and other instruments too, so please come back to check out what is new!

I would love to hear what clarinet solos you would like to play and would like me to arrange next. Please comment below and leave some great suggestions!