The Kent State University Clarinet Day - a FREE event

Save the Date: TBA

The Kent State University Clarinet Day is a free, day-long educational event for clarinetists of all levels. We are ecstatic to invite you to take part in this day of great music, friends, and instruction!

Who Can Attend?

  • The event is open to all clarinetists, regardless of age or ability level.

  • Music Educators are welcome to attend.

What You'll Experience

  • Performances
  • Masterclasses
  • Access to vendor exhibits
  • Information sessions with faculty and students
  • Participation in the Clarinet Choir rehearsals and performance

Who You'll Work With

Amitai Vardi
Associate Professor of Clarinet
Kent State University Glauser School of Music

Amy Zoloto (Guest Artist)
Bass Clarinet, The Cleveland Orchestra

Amy Zoloto is presented thanks to Kent State University’s partnership with The Cleveland Orchestra and Kent Blossom Music Festival.

Dr. Benjamin Lorenzo
Director of Bands, Kent State University 
Glauser School of Music


8:30 a.m. Registration

9:00-9:30 a.m. Welcome and Warm-up

9:30-10:00 a.m. Clarinet choir rehearsal

10:00-10:30 a.m. Break and visit with vendors

10:30 a.m. -12:30 p.m. Masterclass with guest artist Amy Zoloto of The Cleveland Orchestra

12:30-2:00 p.m. Lunch and visit with vendors

2:00-3:00 p.m. Masterclass with Amitai Vardi of KSU

3:00-3:30 p.m. Break and visit with vendors

3:30-4:15 p.m. Clarinet Choir dress rehearsal

4:30 p.m. Clarinet Choir performance (families of participants invited)


Clarinet Day will take place in Cartwright Hall, 650 Hilltop Drive, Kent, Ohio 44242

Free Registration

Deadline: TBA


For more information please contact Amitai Vardi, 
Kent State University Associate Professor of Clarinet