The Florida Wind Band, a 501(c)3 nonprofit organization founded in 2008, is one of only two civilian professional wind bands in the United States.
Our mission is to provide a unique, live music experience to music lovers of all ages, to enhance the education programs of public school bands, and to provide a professional caliber performance opportunity for the many talented musicians in the Tampa area who continue to perform through adulthood.
Bass Clarinet / Clarinet / Basset Horn
Founded by five students at the University of North Carolina at Greensboro, Oraia strives to celebrate the repertoire and promote the unique instrumentation and sound of the reed quintet with new works, commissions, public performances, and community outreach. Videos and audio recordings of Oraia can be found on the media page.
The International Clarinet Association is a community of clarinetists and clarinet enthusiasts that supports projects that will benefit clarinet performance; provides opportunities for the exchange of ideas, materials, and information among its members; fosters the composition, publication, recording, and distribution of music for the clarinet; encourages the research and manufacture of a more definitive clarinet; avoids commercialism in any form while encouraging communication and cooperation among clarinetists and the music industry; and encourages and promotes the performance and teaching of a wide variety of repertoire for the clarinet.
To these ends, the association is dedicated to fostering communication and fellowship of clarinetists on a worldwide basis through publishing a quarterly scholarly journal, The Clarinet, producing an annual clarinet festival, ClarinetFest®, supporting a research library with materials available to all members, and promoting a variety of other endeavors related to the clarinet and clarinet playing.
Principal Bass Clarinet
Piedmont Wind Symphony provides excellence in the performance of symphonic wind music for the broadest audience possible while giving an opportunity to musicians to perform traditional and contemporary music.
Their vision is to bring national and international recognition to the art of symphonic wind music, and enhance our world through musical experiences that enrich and entertain.
Principal Clarinet / Principal Bass Clarinet
The mission of the UNCG Bands is dedicated to the teaching, performance, study and cultivation of wind band music of the highest quality.
The UNCG Orchestra program offers students the opportunity to perform repertoire for ensembles ranging from the largest works for full orchestra, to intimate pieces for chamber orchestra, to string orchestra.
Asher holds principal positions in the UNCG Wind Ensemble, University Orchestra, the Casella Sinfonietta Chamber Orchestra, and Present~Continuous, the new music ensemble at UNCG.
Bass / Soloist
Reverb is Florida State University's only all-male a cappella group from Tallahassee, FL. Reverb is characterized as having an identity with men who aren't afraid to break boundaries, dance on stage, and push past what's expected of an all-male a cappella group. Though members may change every few years, Reverb will always strive to produce performances that are musically impressive, emotionally captivating, and thoroughly entertaining.