Clarinet Day 2020

The School of Music’s Clarinet Day will take place on Sunday, January 26th, 2020

 from 8:30 am – 3:30 pm in the deLaski Performing Arts Building

Clarinet Day is a free event open to clarinet players ages 13 and up! Join us for a day packed with masterclasses, performances, vendors, and guest artists. This year’s Guest Artist is Principal Clarinet of the Boston Symphony Orchestra, Yao Guang Zhai.

Schedule for Clarinet Day:

8:00-9:30 Registration/vendor time
9:00-9:30 Mason clarinet studio recital
9:30-10:30 Festival clarinet choir (open to all attendees)
10:45 – 11:15 Yao Guang Zhai recital
11:30-12:30 Yao Guang Zhai masterclass
12:30 – 1:30 Lunch/vendor time
1:30 – 2:00 Yoga for the Practice Room – Kathy Mulcahy
                   *Breathing techniques, stretches, and exercises to improve your practice sessions
2:00 – 2:30 Audition workshop – Kathy Mulcahy, Catina Sweedy
                    *What are judges looking for in District Band/All-State/college auditions?
                    *Separate sessions for middle and high school students
2:30-3:00 Repair clinic – Wes Rice
3:00-3:45 Atlantic Reed Consort recital/Q&A

Parking will be available in the Mason Pond Parking Deck, located right next to the deLaski Performing Arts Building. Lunch will be available for purchase next door in the Johnson Center.

Clarinet Day