Tasha Warren-Yehuda Assistant Professor of Clarinet

Area(s):

  • Woodwinds


East Lansing, MI 48824

About:

Tasha Warren-Yehuda, assistant professor of clarinet at the MSU College of Music, is an avid teacher and international performer. She has premiered numerous solo clarinet and chamber works, working closely with composers and conductors including Shulamit Ran, Augusta Read Thomas, Cliff Colnot, and Oliver Knussen. She has recorded with Innova, Alba, and SCI Records, the I.U. New Music Ensemble, Hal Leonard Productions, CBC Radio, and PBC Korea television. Crystal Records released her CD, The Naked Clarinet in December 2009, which hailed praise in reviews from International Record Review, Fanfare Magazine, The Clarinet Magazine, and others.

Warren-Yehuda has taught on the music performance faculties of Louisiana State University and the University of Virginia. She played principal clarinet with the Charlottesville Symphony Orchestra from 2009-2011, and Columbus Indiana Philharmonic from 2004-2009. She has implemented chamber music programs with MAYO Youth Orchestra, University of Virginia, and the Jacksonville Symphony Youth Orchestra. She holds MM and DM performance degrees from Indiana University Jacobs School of Music, from the studios of James Campbell and Eli Eban.