John Bruce Yeh, Clarinet Masterclass
June 22, 2013
Watch a master clarinetist and teacher coach aspiring young musicians. Yeh is an accomplished performer and teacher as well as a member of the Chicago Symphony Orchestra. He has taught master classes at top universities and conservatories across the nation. Free and open to the public; no tickets required.
John Bruce Yeh
A prize-winner at the 1982 Munich International Music Competition and the 1985 Naumburg Clarinet Competition, Yeh is director of the Grammy® Award winning ensemble Chicago Pro Musica. At age 19, Yeh was appointed by Georg Solti to the Chicago Symphony Orchestra and is currently Assistant Principal Clarinetist, as well as longest-serving clarinetist in CSO history. He recently formed Birds and Phoenix, an innovative quartet dedicated to bridging Eastern and Western musical cultures through musical exploration.
“…the passage from one note to another was absolutely,
-Boston Musical Intelligencer