Acker Bilk wrote "Stranger on the Shore" for a British television serial series, and recorded it as the title track of a new album in which his signature deep, quivering clarinet was . This was one of the first “pop” tunes I learned on clarinet – it’s a classic and an easy melody to get started with. Stranger on the Shore was originally recorded by legendary clarinettist Acker Bilk, and although his version is quite complicated, in this lesson you will learn an easy version that is perfect for beginner clarinet players. "Stranger on the Shore" is a piece for clarinet written by Acker Bilk for his young daughter and originally named "Jenny" after her. It was subsequently used as the theme tune of a BBC TV drama serial for young people, Stranger on the Shore. It was first released in in the UK, and then in the US, and reached number 1 in the US and number 2 in the UK.B-side: "Take My Lips" (UK), "Cielito Lindo" (US).
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