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Clarinetopia 2023

Featuring guest artist Jaren Hinckley, Professor of Clarinet, Brigham Young University.
Saturday, March 11, 2023
Cowles Music Center
Whitworth University

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8:30 a.m. Check in
9 a.m. Group warm up and clarinet choir rehearsal (Ott-Knott Rehearsal Hall)
10 a.m. Masterclass with Jaren Hinckley (Ott-Knott Rehearsal Hall)
11:15 a.m. Jaren Hinckley Recital (open to public) (Recital Hall)
12:15 p.m. Lunch break
1:30 p.m. Masterclass (Recital Hall)
Students TBD
3 p.m. Clarinet choir rehearsal (Ott-Knott Rehearsal Hall)
4:30 p.m. Clarinet choir concert (open to public) (Ott-Knott)

Guest Artist Information

Jaren Hinckley

Jaren Hinckley, clarinet professor at Brigham Young University, is the clarinetist with the Orpheus Wind Quintet and the piano/clarinet duo "HDUO." He has also performed with the Utah Symphony, the Orchestra at Temple Square, Ballet West, and various New Music ensembles. Through his involvement with these groups and others, he has performed the world-premieres of many solo and chamber works. He has performed at music festivals, conventions and conservatories in France, Italy, Spain, Brazil, Mexico, Canada, Belgium, Wales, England, Scotland, and the U.S. He received his D.M. and M.M. degrees from Florida State University and Indiana University. His compositions include works for clarinet and various chamber groups (publishers include Woodwindiana, TrevCo, and Classical Vocal Repertoire). He has presented his unique approach to music pedagogy based on the acting techniques of Constantin Stanislavski at numerous universities and conferences. Married to Professor Jane Hinckley of the BYU College of Humanities, they have four beautiful children.