Chun-Yen LAI Julien

Taiwanese Clarinetist Julien Chun-Yen LAI(1994), won the first prize and the prize audience of the 5th Jacques Lancelot International Clarinet Competition. He made his debut in the final round as a soloist with the National Opera Orchestra of Haute Rouen-Normandie under the baton of Jean-François Verdier. Moreover, He was also the other first prize winner […]

Díaz Guerra Víctor

Born in Cáceres (Spain) in 1996, Víctor studied with Alejandro Parejo at the Hermanos Berzosa Music Conservatory in Cáceres, being awarded the Professional Music Studies National Prize; with António Saiote at ESMAE in Porto (Portugal), where he graduated at the age of 19; and with Yehuda Gilad at Colburn School, Los Angeles (USA) where he obtained the Master’s in Music and Artist Diploma. He became the first Spanish clarinetist to win a […]

Wood Catherine

Clarinettist Catherine Wood has established herself internationally as a performer, educator, and advocate of Canadian music. She has been featured as a guest artist at many festivals including the International Clarinet Association ClarinetFests, Núna Iceland Canada Art Convergence, and Nordic Music Days in the Faroe Islands. An enthusiast of new music, Wood has commissioned and […]

Llopis Javier

Concertist, clarinet teacher at the Conservatorio Profesional de Música de Tenerife, clarinet assistant of the Orquesta Sinfónica de Tenerife, artistic director of the Tenerife Clarinet Fest and professor of the Pícolo Clarinet International Academy. Born in Cullera (Valencia), he began his musical studies at the S.M.I. Santa Cecilia de Cullera and continued them at the Conservatories of Valencia […]

Russo Danilo

Danilo began his music studies when he was only 5 years old, and then graduated with distinction at the renowned Conservatoire of St. Peter in Naples, having studied with Prof. Francesco Salime. Danilo has achieved a number of awards both as a solo player and as part of chamber music groups. He has joined the […]

Gomes Luís

Luís Gomes studied at the National Conservatory and graduated at the Escola Superior Música de Lisboa, Rotterdam Conservatory, and has also a master’s degree in Psychology and Pedagogy of Music by the FCSH, Universidade Nova de Lisboa. He is currently finishing is doctorate degree in Évora University. Luís Gomes obtained several prizes and has been […]

Pinto Nuno

Artiste des maisons Buffet Crampon et Vandoren, Nuno Pinto est décrit par la presse comme un « clarinettiste de génie » (Daniel Bailoni), « brillant » (Nicholas Cox) et « au niveau des grands virtuoses internationaux de l’instrument » (Bernardo Mariano). Nuno Pinto a étudié la clarinette avec Saul Silva, Antonio Saiote, Michel Arrignon et Alain Damiens, en Portugal et en […]

Tran Quang

Dr. Quang Tran received the Doctor of Musical Arts degree at the University of North Texas in 2020 under the instruction of Dr. Kimberly Cole Luevano and Dr. John Scott. During his time at UNT he has held the Teaching Assistant position and clarinetist of the Woodwind Quintet of Center for Chamber Music at University […]

Saidi Neil

Neil Saidi est un jeune saxophoniste français né en 1991. S’exprimant principalement au saxophone alto, on l’entend aussi régulièrement aux saxophones tenor et baryton. Il a étudié au CNSM de Paris et à la New School for Jazz à New York. Il est aujourd’hui le directeur artistique du ZOOT Collectif, qu’il a fondé en 2016 avec […]

Ma Lin

A native of China, Lin Ma was appointed principal clarinetist of the National Symphony Orchestra by Gianandrea Noseda in 2018. Prior to joining the NSO, he had served as assistant principal and Eb clarinetist of the Baltimore Symphony Orchestra since 2015. He also played a one-year position as second clarinetist in the Houston Symphony. Ma […]