September 14, 2020 - September 17, 2020
PBS Percussion Instruction videos
Monday, September 14, 2020
Praised for her “incisive” playing by the New York Times, clarinetist Anna Brumbaugh is a highly sought-after orchestral player, chamber musician, and soloist. Anna is currently principal clarinet of the Palm Beach Symphony, the Florida Grand Opera, and Miami’s acclaimed Nu-Deco Ensemble. She has performed in venues such as the Metropolitan Opera House, Carnegie Hall, Avery Fisher Hall, and at the Caramoor festival. Anna earned her Master of Music degree from the Juilliard School in May of 2013 and her Bachelor of Music with High Distinction and the coveted Performer’s Certificate from the Eastman School of Music in 2011. In this series of instructional videos, Palm Beach Symphony's principal clarinetist Anna Brumbaugh explores breathing and breath control, musical phrasing, hand positioning and fingering, and proper embouchure on the clarinet.