Jeff Weaver is a music educator in Victoria, B.C., Canada. He is currently the Director of Bands at Oak Bay High School and the past-president of the BC Music Educators Association.
Thank you to the following people who have helped me develop this site!! Photography, Trisha Weaver and Vicky Weaver editing.
This web site was created to fulfill the Band Research and Pedagogy Project (MUSI 6388) as part of the requirements for the American Band College of Sam Houston University Masters Program. For more information on this wonderful program of study please visit
Clarinet image June 21 2015 8:33pm http://newartcolorz.com/images/clarinet-wallpaper/kartandtinki1_clarinet-wallpaper_13.jpg
Clarinet exploded view http://www.aliexpress.com/bb-clarinet-music_reviews.html July 16, 2015. 3:30pm
Yamaha Clarinet www.band-supplies.co.uk July 16 2015 3:33
four clarinets http://file2.answcdn.com/answ-cld/image/upload/w_760,c_fill,g_faces:center,q_60/v1/tk/view/answ-images/7646333f/8033d885af36942e2899d0beb9ffae2bceb41188.jpg July 17, 2015. 8:40am
Fingering chart http://www.rrcs.org/Downloads/Bb%20Clarinet%20Fingering%20Chart4.jpg July 17, 2015 9:08am
Breathing diagram http://dccrossfit.com/2013/07/whats-with-crazy-breathing-stuff/ July 17 2015, 10:46p
Rawson, Denver, Finger placement Graphic, with permission, July 17 2015.
Photos Photography Original Photos taken by Jeff Weaver and Trisha Weaver
Books and Publications
"Embou-Sure - A Step-by-Step Method complete with tape." W.I.B.I.C. Publishing, 1987 Pearson, Bruce. "Standard of Excellence: Book 1 Clarinet". Neil A. Kjos Music Company, 1993 Chappa, Ray. “Clarinet Clinician Notes.” The Amercian Band College Summer 2013. Rhodes, Tom C., Donald Bierschenk, Tim Lautzenheiser, John Higgins. "Essential Elements a Comprehensive Band Method Clarinet Book 1". Hal Leonard Publishing, 1991 Stein, Keith. "The Art of Clarinet Playing". Summy-Birchard Company, 1994