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Aeolus Quartet and Senior VIP Franklin Cohen (Solo Clarinetist Emeritus in the Cleveland Orchestra) Perform Mozart Clarinet Quintet K581 at the Village theater with the Chamber Music Society of Detroit, Michigan, and gives a Master Class at Oakland University - Detroit, Michigan - 18 - 19 january 2019

 

 

 

 

Pierre Genisson with Master Class Students, and with VIPs and Buffet USA President Francois Kloc and New York Philharmonic 2nd Clarinetist Pascual Martinez-Forteza

 


Pierre Genisson Recital and Master Class at Buffet-Crampon New York Showroom -
New York City - 16 January 2019

 

 

 

 

VIP Wonkak Kim Master Class and Clarinet Day at Arizona University - Dr Jackie Glazier, Host - Tucson, Arizona - 13 January 2019

 

 

VIP Sharon Kam Performs Premiere of new Clarinet Concerto written for her - Thorsten Encke with the NDR Radio Philharmonic - Hannover, Germany - 10 January 2019

 

 

Vandoren Emerging Artists Competition 2019 -  1st Prize Classical Clarinet: Ning Zhang, Student of VIP Charles Neidich New York City - 8 January 2019

 

 

 

Blaserphilharmonie Salzburg New Years Konzert at the Mozarteum with VIP Wenzel Fuchs - Salzburg, Austria - 6 January 2019

 

 

 

Clarinetissimo Faculty

 

 

 

Clarinettissimo Festival 2019 - VIP Stephan Vermeersch,  President of the European Clarinet Association (ECA), Director - Brugge, Belgium -  2 - 5 January 2019

 

 

  

 

 

Verovitica International Music Meeting (VIMM) - VIP Radovan Cavallin and Kristina Dizon, Directors - Virovitica, Croatia - 3 - 5 January 2019

 

 


Neujahrskonzert in Hopfgarten von Klassik bis Flamenco & Jazz – und ein Heimspiel für VIP Wenzel Fuchs - Hofgarten, Austria - 2 Jänner 2019

 

 

 

 

MidWest International Band & Orchestra Clinic - Chicago, Illinois - 18 - 22 December 2018

 

          

 

2nd Festival de Clarinetes - Amalia Del Guidice, Soloist - San Martin de los Andes, Argentina - 19 - 21 December 2018

 

     

 

VIP Radovan Cavallin with Conductor Miroslav Vukovojac-Dugan

 

VIP Radovan Cavallin performs Christmas Concert at the Spectacular Varazdin arena performing Ante Grgin Clarinet Concerto with Ministry of Defense Symphonic Wind Band of Croatia and with Conductor  Miroslav Vukovojac-Dugan  in Beautiful Zagreb Concert Hall “Vatroslav Lisinski” - Varasd, Vara˛dinska, Croatia- 19 - 20 December 2018

 

 

VIP and Acclaimed Soloist and Chamber Music Artist  Professor at the Peabody Conservatory in Baltimore, Maryland Alexander Fiterstein performs Mozart Clarinet Quintet with the New World Chamber Ensemble - Miami, Florida - 16 December 2018

 

          

 

VIP and Associate Solo Clarinet in Chicago Symphony John Bruce Yeh soloist with the Chicago Clarinet Ensemble honoring Ralph Wilder and Honoring Ralph Wilder - VIPs Stephen Williamson  (CSO), Charlene Zimmerman (Chicago Lyric Opera), and John Bruce Yeh (CSO)

 

Chicago Clarinet Ensemble Benefit Concert for Ralph Wilder, eminent Clarinet Teacher and Band Director who suffered lower body paralysis  - Chicago, Illinois - 10 December 2018

 

 

 

VIP Alexander Fiterstein (Professor at the Peabody Conservatory in Baltimore, Maryland) Master Class at the Buffet New York Showroom - 10 December 2018

 

Master Class session

 

                

 

Tenerife Clarinet Festival - Tenerife, Spain - 6 - 9 December 2018

 

     

 

Anna Paulova Performs Brahms Clarinet Quintet Op 115 as part of Martinu Festival - Prague, Czech Republic - 5 December 2018

 

 

Senior VIP and Renowned Jazz and Classical Soloist Eddie Daniels - Recipient of Grammy Nomination for 2018

 

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2019 Headline Galleries

 

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