Level: Beginner to Advanced
Cost: $70 beginner, $100 advanced
Bio: Montilla is one of the many musicians produced by Venezuela's El Sistema, a graduate of Indiana University and a former Principal Clarinet of the Simon Bolivar Symphony Orchestra. Montilla has appeared as soloist and has given recitals in Venezuela, the United States, France, Puerto Rico, Colombia, Costa Rica, the Czech Republic, China, Peru, Spain, and Brazil. Montilla previously taught at Arizona State University, the Latin Academy of Venezuela, and was chair of the clarinet department at the Conservatory of Music Simon Bolivar. He has also given master classes, clinics, and workshops for universities and conservatories throughout the world. Jorge Montilla teaches Clarinet and Chamber Music at Longy School of Bard College, is a columnist for the International Clarinet Association's magazine "The Clarinet," and keeps a busy international career as teacher, soloist, and clinician.
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