Illinois Clarinet Day

March 30th, 2019
Smith Memorial Hall

Registration for 2019 is now CLOSED!
Walk-ins Welcome

During Clarinet Day, clarinetists have the opportunity to perform in a solo or chamber master class, participate in a group clarinet choir with current University of Illinois students, and learn new techniques from world-class teachers and performers. Professor J. David Harris and Janice Minor are joined by guest artists Andrea DiOrio and the Prestige Clarinet Quartet in the newly renovated Smith Memorial Hall!

Schedule of Events: (subject to change)

8:30 AM - Registration
9:00 AM - Group Clarinet Choir Rehearsal
10:15 AM - Masterclass with U of I Clarinet Faculty: Professor J. David Harris and Dr. Janice L. Minor
11:30 AM – Bass Clarinet Masterclass with Guest Artist: Dr. Anthony J. Costa
12:30 PM - Lunch/ Exhibits
2:00 PM - Masterclass with Guest Artist Ensemble: The Prestige Clarinet Quartet
3:30 PM - Masterclass with Guest Artist: Andrea R. DiOrio
4:30 PM - Group Clarinet Choir Rehearsal
6:30 PM - Clarinet Day Concert featuring The Prestige Clarinet Quartet, Andrea R. DiOrio, University of Illinois Faculty and Clarinet Choir.


All serious clarinetists currently in high school or college are welcome to register. All registrants are invited to participate in the clarinet choir, and selected participants will perform for each of the master classes.

Advanced middle school students are also welcome to apply. Contact us for details.