Double Concerto World Premiere at ClarinetFest 2019
Next week at ClarinetFest, the clarinet world is in for a special treat! William Hudgins (Principal Clarinet of Boston Symphony Orchestra) a
Featured on Clarineat, a very "neat" podcast
I first met Sean Perrin, the host and founder of Clarineat: The Clarinet Podcast, at ClarinetFest 2015 in Lawrence, Kansas. We've been...
How to install and remove O-rings on your Behn mouthpiece tenon
The O-rings on your Behn mouthpieces are very easy to remove and install as needed. Please check out the video below for a demonstration....
How to lubricate the O-ring tenons on your Behn mouthpiece
Behn-manufactured mouthpieces feature O-rings rather than cork tenons. Instead of lubricating the mouthpiece tenon, we recommend that you...
What's up with the O-ring tenons?
There are many advantages of O-ring tenons over cork tenons. Cork dampens resonance whereas O-rings create a more efficient transfer of...
Featured Interview on Chambers Chat Room
It was fun to be interviewed by Kristen Denny Chambers earlier this week! We discussed my sound concept and teaching strategies, as well...
How to store your clarinet mouthpiece
Keeping your mouthpiece clean and away from harmful UV rays will enable a longer life of optimum performance. Check out my video to learn h
To swab or not to swab?
Some people have suggested that swabbing a mouthpiece can cause harm; the swab can act as an abrasive and over time it can cause the interna
A New Year, A Fresh Start: How to clean your mouthpiece
A new year can be a great time to get a fresh start on many things...including your mouthpiece! To clean the calcified residue that builds u
Interview for Ed Joffe's "Woodwind Legacy Series"
Recently, I was honored to be interviewed by Ed Joffe for his Woodwind Legacy Series. I thoroughly enjoyed and appreciated the in-depth disc