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UT Clarinet Studio welcomes Chad Burrow!

The clarinet studio is very excited to have Chad Burrow, of the University of Michigan, as a guest this week! He will lead a master class and present a recital as part of his visit.

Announcing Visiting Professors for Spring 2015!

We are very excited to announce that we will have two distinguished artists as visiting professors for this coming Spring semester! Ilya Shterenberg, principal clarinetist of the San Antonio Symphony, and Richie Hawley, Professor of Clarinet at the Shepherd School

Graeme Johnson attends music festivals overseas

This October, Graeme Johnson (Senior performance) was accepted to study and perform at the Aurora Chamber Music Festival in Vänersborg, Sweden as a student of Yehuda Gilad. Then, in December, he was also selected to attend and perform at the Murcia International Clarinet

Tzuying Huang joins the St. Louis Symphony

Congratulations to former UT student Tzuying Huang as she will join the St. Louis Symphony as their bass clarinetist!

Winnie Fan performs Copland at the Brevard Music Center!

While attending the Brevard Music Festival, Winnie Fan (DMA) won the festival’s annual concerto competition. She performed the Copland Clarinet Concerto with the orchestra there. Congrats Winnie!

UT clarinetists represent the BSoM at ClarinetFest

We are very proud of our students who participated in the International Clarinet Association’s ClarinetFest which was held in Baton Rouge, LA. Roy Park (MM) played beautifully in the Young Artist Competition.  Tim Skinner (DMA) and Winnie Fan (DMA) competed in

UT clarinetists attend summer music festivals

Each year, clarinetists from our studio attend summer music festivals all over the continent and this year is no different. Shih-yen Chen (DMA) will attend the Pierre Monteux School for Conductors and Orchestra Musicians in Hancock, ME. Nick Councilor (DMA) will attend the Marrowstone

Graeme Johnson places in Yamaha Young Performing Artists Competition

Junior performance major, Graeme Johnson was awarded Honorable Mention (second place) in the 2014 Yamaha Young Performing Artists Competition. Congrats Graeme!

Shih-Yen Chen is prize winner in National MTNA Young Artist Competition

Congratulations to Shih-Yen Chen (DMA), National Third Place Winner in the MTNA Young Artist Woodwind Competition!  Shih-Yen represented Texas and the South Central Division at the national MTNA conference in Chicago.   What a great accomplishment!

Graduate clarinet quartet advances to the Quarterfinals of the Fischoff Competition

The graduate clarinet quartet, Quartet a4, advances to the Quarterfinal round of the Fischoff Competition! The Fischoff Competition is the nation’s largest and most prestigious chamber music competition. After submitting a DVD application, Quartet a4 was one of only twelve