ClarinetMike Recital in Spain!

ClarinetMike Performs at Spain ClarinetFest 2015!

ClarinetMike says, “Espana!

HOLA! I’ve been invited to perform a clarinet recital at the International Clarinet Association‘s ClarinetFest 2015 in Madrid, Spain, July 22-26, 2015. Program below.

Michael Dean, clarinet
ClarinetFest 2015
Madrid, Spain
July 22-26, 2015


“Desert Dawn” (from Desertscape) (clarinet & piano) (1999) Keith M. Bradshaw (b. 1961) 

 Filtrò poi una luce (clarinet & cd) (2011) Andrea Ferrante (b. 1968) 

Distant Voices (clarinet & cd) (2011) Robert Fruehwald (b. 1957)

“Triple Mocha Indulgence” (from Chocolates) (clarinet & piano) (1998) James Grant (b. 1954) 

About ClarinetMike

American clarinetist MICHAEL DEAN performs and teaches internationally and across the USA to consistent praise such as "world-class clarinetist and pedagogue," "consummate performer," "inspirational," "outstanding teacher," "super," "brilliant performer," and "one of the best clinicians I have ever seen." His career is headlined by appearances at Carnegie Hall, ClarinetFest, NACWPI, Eastman School of Music, and Royal Northern College of Music with recent recitals and master classes in Canada, Italy, Spain, Kansas, Iowa, Missouri, Louisiana, and Texas. In July, he returned to Vipiteno, Italy as Clarinet Artist Faculty in Residence at Orfeo Music Festival 2018. He is featured on 5 commercial CD's and on New Media, such as YouTube. He is currently preparing another new clarinet CD, Postcards from Silver Lake. He's performed with the Southwest Symphony, Nevada Symphony, Abilene Philharmonic, Southeast Chamber Players, Red Mesa Trio, and Duo 35. He performed for 11 years with the Paducah Symphony. His articles appear in journals such as Southwestern Musician, WINDPLAYER, NACWPI Journal and The Bandmasters' Review. As "ClarinetMike," he writes for his widely-read ClarinetMike Blog, in 150 countries on 6 continents. He was recently a tenured Associate Professor of Clarinet for 11 years at Southeast Missouri State University. He returned to his native Texas in 2012 due to family concerns. He is a past president and former National Board officer of the National Association of College Wind and Percussion Instructors (NACWPI). Dr. Michael Dean studied clarinet performance at Texas Tech University, University of Colorado at Boulder, University of Texas at Austin and University of Texas at Arlington. His teachers include Robert Walzel, Phil Aaholm, Carol Jessup, Jess Youngblood, Bob Ackerman, and Pam Youngblood. His web page,, features video of his teaching and performing as well as information on his CD's and other publications. He is a BG France Performing Artist.
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