Sound Fundamentals: Tips for Beginning Clarinetists

(OMEA Professional Conference, February 4, 2005)

James E. Perone, Professor of Music, University of Mount Union


Note: For my clinic, I handed out a brief outline of the topics and questions that would be addressed. This web page fills in the gaps with the suggestions I made under each heading and bullet.

 

Embouchure

Starting Notes/Articulation

Hand Position and Fingering

Fingering Charts

Equipment