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The Clarinotts are the ensemble of father Ernst and his sons Daniel and Andreas Ottensamer – the Viennese "royal family of clarinet" with Ernst and Daniel as the solo clarinetists at Vienna Philharmonic and Andreas solo clarinetist at Berlin Philharmonic. The major label debut album The Clarinotts features some of the most virtuosic music ever written for clarinet – arranged for 2-3 soloists and orchestra or piano – with repertoire ranging from Mendelssohn and Mozart to Bonfa's film music classic Manha de Carnaval, and a new piece 'Cinema I' written for The Clarinotts.
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The Clarinotts. Creating unusual legacy for their instrument / The New York Times
It was a family affair last January at the Musikverein here, when Ernst Ottensamer and his two sons joined the Vienna Philharmonic for the world premiere of Ivan Eröd's "Triple Concerto." The work was tailor-made to the soloists, all clarinetists. Melodies slithered over a minor-mode atmospheric orchestra, only to cede to undulating figures in which one had the impression of hearing one giant woodwi...
The Clarinotts / KDFC 'CD Of the Week'
They may be known as the Royal Family of the Clarinet in Vienna, but they are calling themselves the Clarinotts on this album of showstoppers for multiple clarinets. They are the Ottensamers. There's dad, Ernst, who has been a Principal Clarinet of the Vienna Philharmonic since 1983. His two sons, Andreas and Daniel, now hold similar roles in the Vienna and Berlin Philharmonics respectively, and Andr...
The Clarinotts / WCRB 'CD Of the Week'
Each week WCRB: Boston presents to you a CD of the Week, which can be heard online and on-air at 99.5 WCRB. For this February 15, 2016 Week, WCRB selects - The Clarinotts, ensemble of father Ernst and his sons Daniel and Andreas Ottensamer – the Viennese "royal family of clarinet" with Ernst and Daniel as the solo clarinetists at Vienna Philharmonic and Andreas solo clarinetist at Berlin Philharmon...
The Clarinotts / WFMT: Featured Release
The Clarinotts, made up of father Ernst and his sons Daniel and Andreas Ottensamer, release their self-titled major label debut. Ernst and Daniel are solo clarinetists with the Vienna Philharmonic and Andreas is the solo clarinetist with the Berlin Philharmonic. The album features some of the most virtuosic music written for clarinet, arranged for two to three soloists and orchestra with piano – wi...