ClarinetFest 2016 Wrap-up

I had a great pleasure of attending ClarinetFest 2016 in Lawrence, Kansas from August 3-7 and it was a fantastic conference! In addition to meetings, I attended some incredible concerts, perused the exhibit hall, and performed as an alumnus with the MTSU Clarinet Choir on Sunday. There was so much…

ICA Newsletter Appointment

Exciting news! I was recently appointed the editor of the International Clarinet Association's e-newsletter. I'm looking forward to adding a new perspective and creating content that resonates with the organization and its members. What kinds of things can members expect? More exclusive content. More updates on events and position openings.…

Clarinetfest 2014 Reflections

I had a great time performing and presenting in Baton Rouge, Louisiana at the 2014 International Clarinet Association's ClarinetFest. I had the pleasure of playing with the MTSU Clarinet Choir as a guest alumnus. What a fantastic sounding ensemble! Here's a photo of the group just after performing. The conference theme…

Feature Monday! Clarinet Hive – Featuring Laura Ardan, Ricardo Morales and Others

Today's Featured Spotify album was released in 2009. Clarinet Hive features several works for several different sized clarinet ensembles. The clarinetists on the album are Laura Ardan (Principal Clarinetist with the Atlanta Symphony), Ricardo Morales (Soloist and Principal Clarinetist with the Philadelphia Orchestra), Theodore Schoen (Professor of Clarinet at UMD),…