WE ARE

  • CLARINETES AD LIBITUM, since 1998 from PORTUGAL
  • 5 musicians:
Nuno Pinto – clarinets (B-flat and E-flat), percussions and voice
José Ricardo Freitas – clarinet, percussions and voice
Luís Filipe Santos – clarinet, percussions and voice
Tiago Abrantes – bass clarinet, percussions and voice
João Tiago Dias – percussions and voice
One of the most entertaining and impresive small clarinet ensemble performances I have ever heard. James Gillespie, in “The Clarinet”
  • World music:
Tradicional music from Portugal, Spain, Brazil, Argentina, Peru, Cuba, U.S.A., celtic and klezmer.
Polished and highly choreographed performance of folk and traditional music, tinged with jazz. A variety of traditional Portuguese tunes, and even a couple of rags, all superbly. Elena Talley, in “The Clarinet”
  • International group:
Performances on Portugal, Spain, France, Germany, Belgium, China and U.S.A.
Clarinet International Meeting – Loures
Guimarães 2012 European Capital of Culture
Festival de l’anche
Festival O Gesto Orelhudo
Nomadic.0910
ClarinetFests
Temporada de Conciertos Musicae Candelaria
Expo Zaragoza 2008
European Festival for Clarinet Ensembles
FAN – Festival de Ano Novo
Clarinete à Volta do Côa
Noites de Massarelos
ClarmeetOporto
China International Clarinet/Saxophone Festival
Clarinetes Ad Libitum is a truly unique ensemble in the clarinet world. Their combination of showmanship, entertainment, musicianship and virtuoso clarinet playing bring audiences to their feet demanding more! James Gillespie, in “The Clarinet”
  • Buffet Crampon and Rico Reeds artists
  • … A BIG PARTY!!