Classical and Contemporary Music
Conference on American Music Universities
For students of Conservatoire royal de Bruxelles
January 17 2022 15:00
Conservatoire royal de Bruxelles
Chêne Site I 110 Room
Chêne Street 17 - 1000 Brussels - BELGIUM
Gregory Barrett is Professor of Clarinet and Chamber Music at Northern Illinois University and Editor of Music Reviews for the International Clarinet Association’s magazine, The Clarinet. He has performed and taught throughout the U.S. and Europe, and in Australia, Canada, China, Israel and Japan. With the Lahti (Finland) Sinfonia Chamber Ensemble he performed in Vienna’s Musikverein. Barrett is a specialist in music from Finland, his recordings The Finnish Clarinet and Eliangelis are available on the ALBA label. Finnish conductor and composer Esa-Pekka Salonen has approved his chamber ensemble arrangement of Salonen’s Nachtlieder.
Barrett’s degrees are from Northwestern University (B.M.), SUNY-Buffalo (M.F.A.) and Indiana University (D.M.). He is an avid bicycle racer and cross-country skier.
Jean-Marc Fessard coordination
As a prelude to this conference: clarinet masterclass