Winter European Tour 2017

November 2017 POLAND 13 – Recital and Master classes at the State Music School, Źagań, Poland 14 – Lecture for Clarinet Pedagogues on “Teaching Clarinet Fundamentals” at the State Music School, Zielona Góra, Poznan 15 – Recital and Master classes at the Poznań Music School, Poznań, Poland 18 – Recital and Master classes at the Głogowska Music School Centre, Poznań,…

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Wolak presents at NACWPI National Conference Saturday, October 7, 2017

National Association of College Wind and Percussion Instructors 2017 National Conference October 6-8, 2017 University of Montevallo Montevallo, Alabama SATURDAY, OCTOBER 7, 2017 – 9:30 am – Room 215 Clinic: Evaluation of Types of Staccato Articulation on the Clarinet and Saxophone: A guide to Different Staccato Techniques Needed to Teach Students with Different Motor Skill Levels. Kornel Wolak and Anneke…

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MaHRC Colloquium: UofT’s Oral Dynamics Lab Presentation by Dr. Kornel Wolak Tuesday, September 26, 2017

Department of Speech Language Pathology, University of Toronto Dr. Kornel Wolak, Dr. Anneke Sils, Dr. Pascal van Lieshout and Dr. Aravind Namasivayam Room 217, Edward Johnson Building, 80 Queen’s Park | Free In the Oral Dynamics Lab at the University of Toronto, speech scientists and musicians work together to shed light on how skilled clarinet players control different parts of…

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Featured soloist and Clinician at Guatemala Clarinet Fest

June 26-30, 2017: Wolak will be Featured soloist and Clinician at Guatemala Clarinet Fest. Details at 5to Festival Internacional de Clarinete Guatemala 2017 Paraninfo Universitario Ciudad de Guatemala Los esperamos!!! Agradecimientos: Diseño: XS Design Studio Paraninfo Universitario (Mto Lester Godínez) Marcas involucradas Orquesta sinfónica nacional de Guatemala ESA-USAC Escuela de música de la Municipalidad de Guatemala Alianza francesa de…

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Featured artist and Clinician at the ORION Series at University of Victoria

On February 23, 2017 Kornel was featured artist with Arthur Rowe, pianist, in the Orion Series in Fine Arts at University of Victoria School of Music. During his short residency, Kornel taught a series of masterclasses to clarinet majors from Prof. Patricia Kostek’s studio as well as gave a presentation on “Types of Staccato Articulation on the Clarinet“.

Wolak’s latest article published

March 2017: Kornel’s latest article “On Clarinet Flutter-tonguing (Frullato)” was published in this month’s issue of Twoja Muza magazine! The article explores various types of frullato available on the clarinet (from alveolar and uvular through vox-clarinet to any combination of the three) with detailed drawings and simple explanations. It is also a part of a much larger presentation on “Types…

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