Claremont Clarinet Festival
June 14-20, 2015
College, Claremont, California
"A terrific experience ... a tenfold increase in my enthusiasm for playing!"
Robert Goldstein, President, Chamber Musicians of N. California
Hongsik Park, BA cand.
All was fantastic for me!
Vicente Ortiz-Gimeno, Valencia, Spain
A Blast! I leave each time feeling like a totally different clarinetist!
Andrew Friedman, BA
A great experience!
Thomas Carroll, BM, MA
D'Arcy Weinberger, music educator
Michael Miller, BA.
NEW: 2015 APPLICATIONS DUE BY MARCH 1, 2015
2015 TUITION: $900
The 2015 Clarinet Festival will bring together an intimate group of 16 clarinetists for 7 days of performance and study with Artistic Director Dr. Margaret Thornhill, Assistant Director, Dr. Wendy Mazon, faculty pianists, and 2015 guest teaching artist,David Howard bass clarinetist with the LA Philharmonic.|
Participation is open to advanced players: young artists, graduate and undergraduate college clarinet majors, music educators, and exceptional high school seniors.
Tuition includes: performance in a masterclass and two recitals, one private lesson, private piano coachings, performance in the clarinet ensemble concert, attendance at all guest sessions.
A live audition or recorded performance sample is required from all new applicants who wish to perform. CD, DVD, YouTube, or Mp3 files are acceptable.
Foreign students are very welcome. Please note that we are unable to help you obtain a student visa.
2015 FACULTY tba
2015 SCHEDULE tba