Monthly Archives: July 2016

Duo 35 Concert! ClarinetMike and Saxophonist Todd Oxford Perform Sunday, August 14, 2016 in Austin, Texas

Saxophonist Todd Oxford and I will be playing our third concert of the summer in Austin, Texas on Sunday, August 14, 2016, 5 p.m., at the Episcopal Church of the Resurrection – see program below. We performed in Arlington, Texas in June … Continue reading

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ClarinetMike’s Texas All-State Clarinet Clinic: Preparation Guide

The Texas TMEA All-State Audition music has been posted – CLICK HERE. Also, the Texas ATSSB audition materials are available HERE. The guide below is from my Texas All-State Clarinet Clinic Lecture Notes. Look for more All-State help from ClarinetMike in … Continue reading

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Texas TMEA All-State Band 2016-17 Audition Material for Soprano and Low Clarinets

Today, the official audition materials for the Texas TMEA 2016-17 All-State Band Auditions were posted at TMEA.org. The materials for all band instruments (including soprano and low clarinets) are available HERE.  BELOW I have re-posted the audition information for soprano and … Continue reading

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Come to ClarinetMike’s CLARINET POWER! Clinic at the Texas Bandmasters Convention on Friday, July 22, 2016 at 5 pm!

Ciao! As I write this, I’m in the northern Italian Alps of Vipiteno, Italy finishing up a great time as Clarinet Artist Faculty at the Orfeo Music Festival.  I leave Italy tomorrow for Germany and will be flying back home to … Continue reading

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ClarinetMike’s Texas All-State Clarinet 2016-17 Pre-Prep and Resources: Rose 40 and 32 Etudes

In a few weeks the etudes for this fall’s Texas All-State Band audition will be posted online. They will be posted HERE at noon on Wednesday, July 20, 2016. Back in April, TMEA posted the names of the all-state etude books from … Continue reading

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