Music Performance Writing and Education
music performer and teacher
Centaur Records recording artist
Elsie Parker as music teacher and performer
CLARINETIST and Centaur Records recording artist in "THE CRUSELL QUARTET"
clarinetist in "TRIO D'ANCHES"
VOCALIST/WOODWIND DOUBLER/LEADER of the French popular music and jazz group "ELSIE PARKER & THE POOR PEOPLE OF PARIS"
EDUCATION BACKGROUND: MA in Clarinet Performance from The University of Iowa, additional study at U of Illionois @ Champaign-Urbana, DePaul University.
TEACHER at Augustana College, U of Illinois, Parks College of St. Louis University, Webster University and St. Louis University are among Elsie Parker's teaching credits. Private instuction on clarinet, saxophone and flute. Instruction on Sibelius music program.
WRITER of transcriptions and arrangements for woodwind ensembles. Contributing author on article on woodwind doubling in "The Woodwind Player's Cookbook- Creative Recipes for a Successful Performance" Meredith Music Publications. Available from Hal Leonard HL00317179