Puerto Rican Clarinetist, instructor and Army Veteran with a proven record in excellence both as a private instructor and as a performer. Mr F has played as principal clarinet in world renowned venues like the Soul Art Center, Nihon Budokan and the Hyogo Performing Arts Centers.
Fluent in Spanish, Portuguese and English
Studio of 8 young clarinetist in the ages of 12 to 17, all students where selected to the State Honor Band and Orchestra programs in their respective categories.
Principal Bass clarinet player and member of the Solar Winds Woodwind quintet, as member of the WWQ was in charge of the clarinet master classes through the Music in our schools month for the public schools in the Huntsville-Madison School District.
Played as Eb Clarinet Player, Principal clarinet with this highly acclaimed band, during the tenure in this band I was founding member of the Pacific winds woodwind quintet.
Performed as Principal clarinet for this Opera Orchestra, from Opera, Musicals and Oratorios.
Founding Member of the Far East Woodwind Quintet, as Principal clarinet of the 8th Army Band performed in the premier music Halls of the Rep. Of Korea and represented the USA in the embassies in the Korean capital as member of the WWQ.
Private Studio of 3 Students, aged 9 - 15, all students where accepted into the Far East Honor Band of the Department of Defense Educational Activity.
The International Clarinet Association is a community of clarinetists and clarinet enthusiasts that supports projects that will benefit clarinet performance; provides opportunities for the exchange of ideas, materials, and information among its members; fosters the composition, publication, recording, and distribution of music for the clarinet; encourages the research and manufacture of a more definitive clarinet; avoids commercialism in any form while encouraging communication and cooperation among clarinetists and the music industry; and encourages and promotes the performance and teaching of a wide variety of repertoire for the clarinet.