Guest Artists

Since 2008, the following guest artists have performed recitals and given master classes at the Butler School of Music:

2008-2011:
Mark Nuccio, Acting Principal Clarinet, NY Philharmonic
Andy Crisanti, Former Principal Clarinet, Ft. Worth Symphony
Michael Maccaferri, Eighth Blackbird
Greg Raden, Principal Clarinet, Dallas Symphony
Kimberly Cole-Luevano, University of North Texas
Eric Mandat, Southern Illinois University
Richard Stoltzman, international soloist
Ti Huang, Magic Clarinet Quartet, former Associate Principal Clarinet, Taipei Symphony
Matthias Müller, Zürich University of the Arts
Dan Gilbert, University of Michigan
Jane Carl, University of Missouri-Kansas City Conservatory of Music

2011-2012:
Mark Nuccio, Acting Principal Clarinet, NY Philharmonic
Julia Heinen, California State, Northridge
Anthony Taylor, Univesity of North Carolina, Greensboro
Marc Jacobi, nationally celebrated clarinet repair technician

2012-2013:
Paula Corley, Vandoren Artist, guest adjudicator
Ilya Shterenberg, Principal Clarinet, San Antonio Symphony
John and Patti Weir of Taplin Weir Instrument Services, Toronto, Ontario
Sqwonk, bass clarinet duo, San Francisco Conservatory faculty

2013-2014:
Stephen Girko and Hilary Scop, clarinetists of the Austin Symphony, guest adjudicators
Bradford Behn, Behn Mouthpieces, Inc.
Franklin Cohen, Principal Clarinet, Cleveland Orchestra
Jun Qian, Baylor University
Wesley Ferreira, Colorado State University
Deborah Bish, Florida State University
Kathleen Juhl, Alexander Technique Specialist, Southwestern University
Shannon Scott, Washington State University

2014-2015:
Anna Carney, Southwestern University, guest adjudicator
Vanguel Tangarov, Texas State University, guest adjudicator
Richard Shanley, formerly of Baylor University
Richie Hawley, Rice University
Ilya Shterenberg, Principal Clarinet, San Antonio Symphony
Chad Burrow, University of Michigan
Julian Bliss, International Soloist
Steve Cohen, Northwestern University
Mark Nuccio, Associate Principal Clarinet, NY Philharmonic