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Stefan Harg plays the B40 13 mouthpiece with V.12 #3.5 reeds

The Swedish clarinettist Stefan Harg has established an international profile as leading and versatile clarinettists, recording artist and clinician. Stefan’s artistry embraces solo recital, chamber, concerto and orchestral playing on a rare equal footing and is internationally acknowledged as a master of all these genres. He performs at major venues throughout the world. As a soloist he is invited to major orchestra and venues.

Stefan Harg has also given the first performances of many concertos and has done much to expose the clarinet concerto repertoire of today's notable composers. A major Concert Commission for 2014 is a concerto by Swedish composer Katarina Leyman.

Stefan also runs a project of commissioning new music from young composers, in association with Uruk . He has collaborated with Franco Donatoni, Luciano Berio, Libby Larsen, György Ligeti and Witold Lutoslawsky. Stefan was awarded in 2005 the Art Council award to work on the Pierre Boulez Dialogue per l’Ombra double for clarinet and electronics.

He has being hailed as a distinguished performer of classical composers and taken an interest in performing Mozart and his contemporaries in authentic performances. For 2013/14 a TV programme is planned about Mozart and period clarinets.

Stefan is the Principal Clarinet of the Drottningholm Court Orchestra, Sweden. Stefan is also in demand as a chamber musician and performs regularly music in different chamber music settings and is invited to international festivals.

Stefan has collaborated with conductor such as Esa­Pekka Salonen, Yevgeny Svetlanov, Kurt Sanderling, Sixten Ehrling, Valery Gergiev, Sir Colin Davis, David Robertson, Sir Elliot Gardiner,Bernhard Haitink et al.

He gives master classes and lectures all over the world. Stefan has joined the faculty of the Junior Academy , Stockholm .
He is since 2010 the National Chairman of Sweden for the International Clarinet Association-ICA .

Stefan is VANDOREN PARIS performing artist.

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