YSU hosts Clarinet Day

Workshops, rehearsals and a concert will be part of Dana Clarinet Day at Youngstown State University.

The event is geared toward clarinet players in grades 9 to 12 and will include a workshop discussing the fundamentals of clarinet playing.

Registration begins at 10:30 a.m. Sunday at Bliss Recital Hall. Participation is free. Registration in advance is recommended by emailing Alice Wang at amwang@ysu.edu. Students should bring their own instruments and be prepared to rehearse and perform the music provided to them when they register via e-mail.

The public is invited to attend the Dana Clarinet Day Epic Concert at 4 p.m. Sunday, which will include YSU students and Clarinet Day participants. The program will feature Rossini’s Overture to “The Barber of Seville,” “Clarinet Poem” by Lucien Cailliet and Rimsky-Korsakov’s “Dance of the Buffoons” from “The Snow Maiden.”

Admission to the concert is free. For more information, call 330-941-2307.