Stephen Fox



performances and masterclasses




articles and research projects

clarinet making

Upcoming performances, masterclasses and lectures


Selected past events

ClarinetFest 2018
Ostend, Belgium, July 4th-11th, 2018

recital, Monday, July 9th, 10:20am
Michael Purves-Smith: Seven Deadly Sins
for alto clarinet and piano (international premiere)

lecture on the Bohlen-Pierce clarinet (with Nora-Lovisa Müller),
Monday, July 9th, 9:00am

Wellington Wind Symphony
Grandview Baptist Church, Kitchener, ON, April 30th, 2017
Knox Presbyterian Church, Waterloo, ON, May 7th, 2017
Michael Purves-Smith: Seven Deadly Sins
for alto clarinet and wind ensemble (world premiere)

Singapore Woodwind Festival
November 29th-30th, 2015

ClarinetFest 2015
Madrid, Spain, July 22nd-26th, 2015
recital, Thursday, July 23rd, 11:30am
lecture on clarinet acoustics, Friday, July 24th, 4:00pm
Centro Cultural Conde Duque
Conservatorio Profesional de Música Amaniel

Clarinet Colloquium
Dallas, Texas, June 11th-13th, 2015
lecture on clarinet making, Friday, June 14th, 3:00pm
Rare Mozart concert, Saturday, June 13th, 11:30am

York Chamber Ensemble
Trinity Anglican Church, Aurora, ON, Sept. 18th, 2014
Paule Maurice: Tableaux de Provence
for alto saxophone and orchestra

Singapore Woodwind Festival
June 27th-29th, 2014
recital, Sunday, June 29th, 10:00am
exhibition of instruments
Yong Siew Toh Conservatory of Music
National University of Singapore

Nanyang Academy of Fine Arts
clarinet masterclass
Tuesday, October 22nd, 2013, 4:00pm
151 Bencoolen St., Singapore

ClarinetFest 2013
Assisi, Italy, July 24th-28th, 2013
research presentation, Wednesday, July 24th, 3:00pm
recital, Saturday, July 28th, 12:00 noon

Riverdale Ensemble
Thursday, May 16th, 2013, 12:10pm
Christ Church Deer Park
1570 Yonge Street, Toronto, ON

"Banda Rito, Banda Roon", CCP National Symphonic Band Festival 2012
Cultural Center of the Philippines, Manila, April 10th-14th, 2012
solo performance accompanied by Philbanda Wind Orchestra, Tuesday, April 10th, 8:00pm
woodwind workshop, Wednesday, April 11th, 2:00pm

Riverdale Ensemble
Sunday, May 27th, 2012, 3:00pm
Heliconian Hall
35 Hazelton Avenue, Toronto, ON

Riverdale Ensemble
Saturday, May 8th, 2010, 8:00pm
Heliconian Hall
35 Hazelton Avenue, Toronto, ON

International Bohlen-Pierce Symposium
hosted by Boston Microtonal Society
March 7th-9th, 2010
Tuesday, March 9th, 5:00pm
lecture:  "The design and construction of Bohlen-Pierce clarinets and other wind instruments"
Tuesday, March 9th, 8:00pm
concert with tranSpectra
Goethe-Institut Boston
170 Beacon Street, Boston, MA 02116

Josef Holbrooke:  Concerto Op. 88 for Saxophone and Orchestra
(North American premiere performances)
with the Hart House Orchestra
Thursday, February 11th, 2010, 8:00pm
Great Hall, Hart House, University of Toronto
7 Hart House Circle, Toronto, ON
Saturday, February 13th, 2010, 8:00pm
St. Andrew's United Church
111 Larch Street, Sudbury, ON

Riverdale Ensemble
"In Search of Eldorado":  an evening celebrating the music of Larysa Kuzmenko
featuring Polyniya for basset horn, violin and piano
(world premiere performance)
Friday, February 5th, 2010, 8:00pm
Walter Hall, Edward Johnson Building, University of Toronto
80 Queen's Park, Toronto

Tuesday, April 28th, 2009, 7:30pm
Open Ears Festival of Music and Sound
Registry Theatre
122 Frederick Street, Kitchener, ON

Sunday, February 1st, 2009, 3:00pm
Canadian Sinfonietta
Glenn Gould Studio
250 Front Street West, Toronto, ON

Saturday, January 10th, 2009, 8:00pm
Canadian Sinfonietta
Glenn Gould Studio
250 Front Street West, Toronto, ON

Sunday, May 11th, 2008, 3:00pm
Riverdale Ensemble
Heliconian Hall
35 Hazelton Avenue, Toronto, ON

Thursday, March 20th, 2008, 12:10pm
"Original works for assorted clarinets"
MacKinnon Building Room 107
University of Guelph, Guelph, ON

Saturday, February 23rd, 2008, 8:00pm
"The Magic of the Basset Horn"
Academy Concert Series
Eastminster United Church
310 Danforth Ave., Toronto, ON