Monthly Archives: September 2014

ClarinetFest 2015 in Madrid, Spain: Deadline for Proposals is September 30, 2014

ClarinetMike says, “I’m applying! You should, too!” [Below is from the ICA website.] ClarinetFest® 2015 Madrid, Spain Wednesday, July 22th through Sunday, July 26th, 2015 ClarinetFest® 2015 will take place in Madrid, Spain, with Pedro Rubio and Justo Sanz as Co-Program … Continue reading

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ClarinetMike’s All-State Preparation Tips: Ligature and Reed Placement

[Below is a slightly revised version of a previous blog post.] I’m currently reading Pat Williams’ recent book, Coach Wooden’s Greatest Secret: The Power of  Little Things Done Well. The point of the book is that small stuff has a dramatic effect … Continue reading

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