Category Archives: clarinet

Coming Attraction

(Andrews University, Michigan) It’s official: the 2018 Clarinet Extravaganza will be held Thursday, May 3 at 8 p.m. EDT, probably at Hamel Hall but possibly elsewhere on campus. (Stay tuned for up-to-date announcements.)  Among the pieces we will be performing … Continue reading

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The Study of Music: Jersey Bounce

The time has finally come for me to put Jersey Bounce out there. My version at least. You see I have been working on Benny Goodman’s hit for more than a year with my teacher Jason Gresl. Jason says I … Continue reading

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Captive Audience


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The Advent of Advent

Please hum right along:

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The Clarinet IS Enough!!!

So, before I introduce this next tune, an Etude by Kuffner from William Eisenhauer’s book of Clarinet Duets, I have to tell you that I was told this past summer by a music teacher that, “the clarinet is not enough” … Continue reading

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Travels with Charley: Returning to Forever

An Adventure in Good Music By Charles McKelvy In August 2006 I got the nerve to actually approach clarinetist Bill King after a performance at the Michigan City Chamber Music Festival. Bill, who advertises his Ann Arbor Clarinet Connection in … Continue reading

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Christmas is coming!

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