Products Used

Biography

Joshua Anderson is an active orchestral and chamber musician and has given performances in such venues as Carnegie Hall and Lincoln Center's David Geffen Hall. Joshua currently holds the position of Principal Clarinet with the Reno Philharmonic and has played under the baton of such conductors as Valery Gergiev and Peter Oundjian. As a chamber musician, Joshua has performed internationally alongside members of the New York and Berlin Philharmonic Orchestras. He is a member of the Four Corners Ensemble, which was recently in residence at the Shanghai Conservatory of Music, and is an artist member of the Jimo Ancient City Chamber Music Festival in Qingdao, China. Additionally, he is currently a member of the International Clarinet Festival 2020 Artistic Leadership Team, which is preparing for the ICA 2020 Festival in Reno, Nevada.

Joshua has taught lessons for the University of Michigan and Yale University, and has worked as a teaching artist for Yale's Music in Schools Initiative, the MPulse Clarinet Institute, the Flatirons Chamber Music Festival Young Artist Program, and the Lake Tahoe Music Camp. He currently serves on the faculty of the University of Nevada, Reno as Assistant Professor of Clarinet.

Joshua attended the Interlochen Arts Academy and holds degrees from the Peabody Conservatory, the Yale University School of Music, and the University of Michigan, Ann Arbor. He is a Backun Artist and performs on Backun Lumiere Clarinets.


Products Used

Fit and Sizing

Barrels

FIT BRANDS
Standard Backun, Buffet, Selmer (USA, Centered Tone, 10G, Series 9), Yamaha, and most other brands
Standard Plus As above, larger bore for more free blowing feel

Selmer Paris

Selmer Paris (Not including Selmer USA, 10G, Series 9)

Yamaha CSG

Yamaha CSG I, II and III

 

Bells

FIT BRANDS
Standard Backun, Buffet, Selmer (USA, Centered Tone, 10G, Series 9), Yamaha (including CSG), and most other brands
Selmer Paris Selmer Paris (Not including Selmer USA, 10G, Series 9)

Vocalise Bb Mouthpieces

MODEL MATERIAL OPENING FACING LENGTH COMPARES TO
R Hard Rod Rubber Close Short M13/15
G Hard Rod Rubber Medium Medium 5RV/M30/BD5
H Hard Rod Rubber Open Long B40/B45
CG Proprietary Synthetic Open Long BD4/B40
Z Hard Rod Rubber Extreme Open Long BD7

CG Crystal Bb Mouthpieces

MODEL TABLE OPENING FACING LENGTH
CG Crystal
Matte 1.19 mm Medium Long
CG Crystal Plus Glossy 1.19 mm Medium Long

CG Crystal Bass Mouthpieces

MODEL TABLE OPENING FACING LENGTH
CG Crystal Matte Finish 1.80 mm 24 mm
CG Crystal Plus Glossy Finish 1.80 mm 24 mm

CG Crystal Eb Mouthpieces

MODEL TABLE OPENING FACING LENGTH
CG Crystal Matte Finish 1.19 mm 16.5 mm
CG Crystal Plus Glossy Finish 1.19 mm 16.5 mm

 

 

Alpha Mouthpieces

MODEL MATERIAL OPENING FACING LENGTH COMPARES TO
Bb Plastic Medium Medium 5RV Lyre
Bass Plastic Medium Medium 5RV Lyre