The Hite Site
Clarinet Etudes
... a complete listing of clarinet study materials
edited by David Hite

Throughout his teaching and playing career, David Hite has been collecting and editing music for clarinet. His etude collections which are published by Southern Music Company have become the core study curriculum in many teaching studios. Beginning at the intermediate level, the following list presents etude books in progressive order of difficulty.

Foundation Studies
Contents: Baermann Method, Part III
$ 12.50
Melodious and Progressive Studies, Book 1
  • Demnitz 18 Expressive Studies(based on scales)
  • Demnitz 18 Expressive Studies (based on chords)
  • Nocentini 24 Melodic Studies
  • Baermann 24 Melodic Studies(from bk. II)
  • Klose major and minor scales
  • Klose scales in thirds
  • 9.50
    Forty Progressive Melodies by A.M.R. Barret
  • Barret 40 Progressive Melodies
  • Dont 8 Progressive Exercises
  • Hite Scale studies
  • 7.95
    Melodious and Progressive Studies, Book 2
  • Gambaro 20 Caprices
  • Dont 24 Etudes
  • Misc. etudes for special problems
  • 8.95
    Artistic Studies, Book 1 from the French School
  • C. Rose 40 Etudes
  • C. Rose 32 Etudes
  • C. Rose 9 Caprices
  • 12.50
    Forty Studies by Cyrille Rose
    edited to restore many characteristics of the original violin studies with historical comments and chronologies
    Four Sonatas by A.M.R. Barret and Five Melodious Studies by D. Alard 10.00
    Studio Progressivo by Gaetano Labanchi
    36 progressive studies in all the major and minor keys
    Artistic Studies, Book 2 from the German School
  • Baermann Method, Part IV (select)
  • Baermann Method, Part V (complete)
  • 9.95
    Artistic Studies, Book 3 from the Italian School
  • Cavallini 30 Caprices
  • Labanchi 4 Studies
  • Magnani 7 Etudes-Caprices
  • Gambaro 5 Caprices
  • 9.95

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