Welcome to Shawn Earle’s Clarinet Studio

DBCD084C-E351-477A-9E7D-080366E96D7BWelcome to Shawn Earle’s clarinet studio website. Students at the Washington and Lee University Music Department and  McIntire Department of Music at the University of Virginia will find useful information here. This is a place for clarinet related information to be shared and discussed. Students should check back here often for updated information related to lessons, upcoming events, rehearsal schedules, and much more! There is limited space still available for clarinet students this year. If you are interested in lesson or for more information contact Shawn Earle as soon as possible!

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Clarinet Ensemble Mendelssohn Performance

The UVA Clarinet Ensemble performed the first movement of the Mendelssohn Concert Piece No. 2 Op. 114 on April 26th in Old Cabell Hall at UVA. This performance features Elizabeth Ozment and Ben Phillips.

Well done everyone!

Clarinet Ensemble Performance

The UVA Clarinet Ensmeble will be performing a free shared concert with the UVA Viola
Ensmeble on April 27th, 3:30pm at Open Grounds.

The Clarient Ensmeble portion of the concert will feature soloists Dean Elizabeth Ozment and Ben Phillips performing Mendelssohn’s Concert Pieces No. 2 and Carissa Petzold performing Lutoslawski’s Dance Preludes. 


W&L Clarinetist in Concerto Competition

First year clarinetist Carissa Petzold will be performing the second movement of Mozart’s Clarinet Concerto K.622 in the Washington and Lee Music Department concerto competition. The competition is open to the public and will take place Wednesday, November 8th in Wilson Hall at 7pm. Good luck Carissa!

UVA Clarinet Ensemble Performance

The UVA Clarinet Ensemble will be performing November 4th at 8pm at the Bridge Progressive Arts Space. This concert will be shared with the UVA New Music 3312EE2D-7F19-45F8-9EE8-5A6967EA4B69Ensemble. The Clarinet Ensemble will perform works by Khachaturian and a world premier by the Clarinet Ensmble’s resident composer, Cameron Church’s Criticaster Discourse.  

Free admission
For more details click here http://music.virginia.edu/night-new-music-bridge

Studio Class

This a friendly reminder that this Thursday, October 26th there will be a studio class for all clarinet students. This will be held from 8-9:30pm in Old Cabell Hall Room 107.  See you there!