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Senior VIP Stanley Drucker performs Mozart Clarinet Concerto with Massapequa (Long Island) Philharmonic, David Bernard, Music Director - Massapequa, New York - 15 October 2017





VIP Ecesu Sertesen beim Brandenburgischen Staatsorchester-Zarathustra und Omar performing Kazel Say  Kayyam Clarinet Concerto  Op 36  - Frankfurt, Germany -  13 - 15 October 2017













Mercadante International Clarinet Competition - VIP Antonio Tinelli, Director - Bari, Italy - 12 - 15  October 2017







'Theater of Life' Chamber concert at the Fort Worth Contemporary Museum of Art with Senior VIP Franklin Cohen and colleagues - 14 October 2017









Seunghee Lee Master Classes and Concert at Middle Tennessee State University Dr Todd Waldecker, Host - 9 - 11 October 2017



Clarinettissimo Clarinet Choir conducted by VIP William Blayney




Chamber Ensembles in concert with Faculty





VIP Laura Grantier in concert and Master Classes with students


Clarinettissimo - Seattle Pacific University  - Washington - Sean Orborn, Director - October 7 - 8 2017










Colorado State University Clarinet Day with VIP Mark Nuccio (Solo Clarinetist with Houston Symphony) - Dr  Wesley Ferreira, Host - 7 October 2017



David Shifrin performs Brahms 1st Sonata with Orchestra scored by Luciano Berio







Guest VIP David Shifrin and Host VIP Wonkak Kim


David Shifrin Master Class - University of Oregon - VIP Wonkak Kim, Host -6 October 2017




Benefit Concert for the Puerto Rico Relief with VIP Ricardo Morales and the Dali Quartet - North Wales Pennsylvania  - 1 October 2017




VIP Jorge Montilla Moreno performs Copland Clarinet Concerto with  the University of Iowa Symphony Orchestra 27 September 2017 - Iowa City




VIP and Solo Clarinetist in the Istanbul (Turkey) Opera/Ballet Orchestra Ecesu Sertesen performs Recital at the Buffet New York Showroom - 26 September 2017




Senior VIP Karl Leister (Solo Klarinettist Emeritus in the Berliner Philharmoniker Master Class at the Milan Conservatory - VIP Luigi Magistrelli, Host - 26 September 2017 - Milan, Italy




McGill/McHale Trio performs at the Buffet New York Showroom and CD Party - 13 September 2017




VIP Diane Barger and Denise Gainey (Amitia Duo) master class and Concert at Kansas State University - Dr Tod Kerstetter, Host - 13 September 2017 




David Shifrin Master Class and Recital at Michigan State University - VIP Guy Yehuda, Host  - 12 September 2017




A week of intensive coaching with the Lutoslawski Youth Orchestra with VIP's Franklin and Diana Cohen in Szczecin, Poland - 1 - 8 September 2017



VIP and Renowned Solo Oboist Albrecht Mayer in the Berliner Philharmoniker marks his 25th year as Principal




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2017 Headline Galleries


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