Tag: clarinetist

Kenneth John Grant Recognized by Strathmore’s Who’s Who Worldwide Publication

Congratulations to clarinetist and colleague Ken Grant, who preceded me as principal clarinetist with the Columbus Symphony, and whose high playing standards left big shoes to fill when I arrived. His playing and teaching certainly deserve this impressive commendation. http://m.prnewswire.com/news-releases/kenneth-john-grant-recognized-by-strathmores-whos-who-worldwide-publication-125003499.html

Stanley Hasty (1920 – 2011) Legendary Clarinetist and Teacher

Stanley Hasty (1920 – 2011) Born February 21, 1920, Mr. Hasty pursued a long and distinguished career as a clarinetist and teacher. From 1943 until 1955 he served as principal clarinetist and soloist with the National Symphony Orchestra, Indianapolis Symphony…

“Oncoming Traffic” = New works for clarinet

“Oncoming Traffic” = New works for clarinet with ensemble featuring Robert Spring, clarinet – Summit – Audiophile Audition. It’s refreshing to see a collection of truly new works for clarinet. Robert Spring has the clarinet pulse of new music. The…

YouTube Pre-concert Talk on Debussy Rhapsodie

Here is my live pre-concert analysis of the Debussy Rhapsodie on YouTube. I got lots of positive feedback from the audience after the concert. I kept the program short, to allow time to speak. I spoke about 10 minutes before…