"That I can review fundamentals, etudes, solos, orchestral repertoire, audition prep, and then submit a video and receive feedback is phenomenal."
-Student, Fabian

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Ricardo Morales has created a comprehensive video library that includes hundreds of clarinet lessons. Students have unlimited access to all these online clarinet lessons plus notation and other study materials.

What ultimately sets these online lessons apart from other offerings however, is the ability to submit a video for personalized feedback using the ArtistWorks Video Exchange® learning platform. Ricardo Morales reviews each submission and records a video response, offerings tips about how to improve. All students can access Ricardo’s Video Exchange library, which may contain the key to unlock your playing.


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  • 100s of clarinet lessons at your own pace
  • All levels from fundamentals to advanced
  • Slow Motion Isolation and Video Looping
 
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Ricardo Morales Clarinet Lessons

  • Fundamentals
  • Etudes
  • Orchestral Repertoire
  • Solo Repertoire

Fundamentals

  • Introduction to Curriculum
  • Holding the Instrument- Part 1
  • Holding the Instrument- Part 2: Posture
  • Holding the Instrument- Part 3: Angle
  • Embouchure- Part 1
  • Embouchure- Part 2
  • Developing Tone - Part 1: Tongue Position
  • Developing Tone - Part 2: Air Speed
  • Developing Tone - Part 3: Diaphragm
  • Developing Tone - Part 4: Long Tones
  • Developing Tone - Part 5: Finger Use
  • Developing Tone - Part 6: Putting it All Together
  • Single Tongue Articulation - Part 1
  • Single Tongue Articulation - Part 2
  • Single Tongue Articulation - Part 3
  • Single Tongue Articulation - Part 4
  • Single Tongue Articulation - Part 5
  • Single Tongue Articulation - Part 6
  • Double Tonguing
  • Intonation - Part 1
  • Intonation - Part 2
  • Intonation - Part 3
  • How to Practice
  • Preparing for Auditions
  • Circular Breathing

Etudes

  • Baermann - Etude #19: Analysis
  • Baermann - Etude #19: Performance
  • Baermann - Etude #18: Analysis
  • Baermann - Etude #18: Performance
  • Rose - Etude #11: Analysis
  • Rose - Etude #11: Performance

Orchestral Repertoire

  • Bartok - Concerto for Orchestra, 2nd Mvt- Analysis
  • Bartok - Concerto for Orchestra, 2nd Mvt- Performance
  • Bartok - Concerto for Orchestra, 4th Mvt- Analysis
  • Bartok - Concerto for Orchestra, 4th Mvt- Performance
  • Bartok - Concerto fo Orchestra- Call for Video
  • Beethoven - Symphony #4- Analysis
  • Beethoven - Symphony #4- Performance
  • Beethoven - Symphony #4, 4th Mvt Fast Solo- Analysis
  • Beethoven - Symphony #4, 4th Mvt Fast Solo- Performance
  • Beethoven - Symphony #4- Call for Video
  • Beethoven - Symphony #6, 1st Mvt Part 1- Analysis
  • Beethoven - Symphony #6, 1st Mvt Part 1- Performance
  • Beethoven - Symphony #6, 1st Mvt Part 2- Analysis
  • Beethoven - Symphony #6, 1st Mvt Part 2- Performance
  • Beethoven - Symphony #6, 2nd Mvt- Analysis
  • Beethoven - Symphony #6, 2nd Mvt- Performance
  • Beethoven - Symphony #6, 3rd Mvt- Analysis
  • Beethoven - Symphony #6, 3rd Mvt- Performance
  • Beethoven - Symphony #6- Call for Video
  • Beethoven - Symphony #8, 3rd Mvt- Analysis Part 1
  • Beethoven - Symphony #8, 3rd Mvt- Analysis Part 2
  • Beethoven - Symphony #8, 3rd Mvt- Performance
  • Berlioz - Symphonie Fantastique, 3rd Mvt- Analysis
  • Berlioz - Symphonie Fantastique, 3rd Mvt- Performance
  • Brahms - Symphony #3, 1st Mvt mm5 to Letter B- Analysis
  • Brahms - Symphony #3, 1st Mvt mm5 to Letter B- Performance
  • Brahms - Symphony #3, 1st Mvt- Analysis Part 1
  • Brahms - Symphony #3, 1st Mvt- Analysis Part 2
  • Brahms - Symphony #3, 1st Mvt mm36-46- Performance
  • Brahms - Symphony #3, 1st Mvt mm36-46- Performance with Piano
  • Brahms - Symphony #3, 1st Mvt mm149-155- Performance
  • Brahms - Symphony #3, 1st Mvt mm149-155- Performance with Piano
  • Brahms - Symphony #3, 1st Mvt- Call for Video
  • Brahms - Symphony #3, 2nd Mvt- Analysis
  • Brahms - Symphony #3, 2nd Mvt- Performance
  • Brahms - Symphony #4, 2nd Mvt- Analysis
  • Brahms - Symphony #4, 2nd Mvt- Performance
  • Gershwin - Rhapsody in Blue- Analysis
  • Gershwin - Rhapsody in Blue- Performance
  • Kodaly - Dances of Galanta- Analysis Part 1
  • Kodaly - Dances of Galanta- Analysis Part 2
  • Kodaly - Dances of Galanta, mm31-65- Performance
  • Kodaly - Dances of Galanta, mm31-65- Performance with Piano
  • Kodaly - Dances of Galanta, mm571-577- Performance
  • Kodaly - Dances of Galanta, mm571-577- Performance with Piano
  • Kodaly - Dances of Galanta- Call for Video
  • Mendelssohn - A Midsummer Night's Dream- Analysis
  • Mendelssohn - A Midsummer Night's Dream, Part 1- Performance
  • Mendelssohn - A Midsummer Night's Dream, Part 1- Performance with Piano
  • Mendelssohn - A Midsummer Night's Dream, Part 2- Performance
  • Mendelssohn - A Midsummer Night's Dream, Part 2- Performance with Piano
  • Mendelssohn - A Midsummer Night's Dream, Part 3- Performance
  • Mendelssohn - A Midsummer Night's Dream, Part 3- Performance with Piano
  • Mendelssohn - A Midsummer Night's Dream- Call for Video
  • Mendelssohn - Symphony #3, Beginning to mm56- Analysis
  • Mendelssohn - Symphony #3, Beginning to mm56- Performance
  • Mendelssohn - Symphony #3, mm84-102- Analysis
  • Mendelssohn - Symphony #3, mm84-102- Performance
  • Mendelssohn - Symphony #3, mm190-229- Analysis
  • Mendelssohn - Symphony #3, mm190-229- Performance
  • Mendelssohn - Symphony #3- Call for Video
  • Nielsen - Symphony #5- Analysis
  • Nielsen - Symphony #5, Part 1- Performance
  • Nielsen - Symphony #5, Part 1- Performance with Piano
  • Nielsen - Symphony #5, Part 2- Performance
  • Nielsen - Symphony #5, Part 2- Performance with Piano
  • Nielsen - Symphony #5, Cadenza- Analysis
  • Rachmaninov - Symphony #2, 3rd Mvt- Analysis Part 1
  • Rachmaninov - Symphony #2, 3rd Mvt- Analysis Part 2
  • Rachmaninov - Symphony #2, 3rd Mvt- Performance
  • Ravel - Daphnis and Chloe, Suite #2- mm155 to 3 after 157- Analysis Part 1
  • Ravel - Daphnis and Chloe, Suite #2- mm155 to 3 after 157- Analysis Part 2
  • Ravel - Daphnis and Chloe, Suite #2- mm155 to 3 after 157- Performance
  • Ravel - Daphnis and Chloe, Suite #2- 3 before mm213-End- Analysis
  • Ravel - Daphnis and Chloe, Suite #2- 3 before mm213-End- Performance
  • Ravel - Daphnis and Chloe, Suite #2- 3 before mm213-End- Performance with Piano
  • Ravel - Daphnis and Chloe, Suite #2- Call for Video
  • Respighi - Pines of Rome, 3rd Mvt- Analysis Part 1
  • Respighi - Pines of Rome, 3rd Mvt- Analysis Part 2
  • Respighi - Pines of Rome, 3rd Mvt- Part 1- Performance
  • Respighi - Pines of Rome, 3rd Mvt- Part 1- Performance with Piano
  • Respighi - Pines of Rome, 3rd Mvt- Part 2- Performance
  • Respighi - Pines of Rome, 3rd Mvt- Part 2- Performance with Piano
  • Respighi - Pines of Rome, 3rd Mvt- Part 3- Performance
  • Respighi - Pines of Rome, 3rd Mvt- Part 3- Performance with Piano
  • Respighi - Pines of Rome, 3rd Mvt- Call for Video
  • Rimsky-Korsakov - Cappricio Espagnol, 1st Mvt- Analysis
  • Rimsky-Korsakov - Cappricio Espagnol, 1st Mvt-Letter A-B- Performance
  • Rimsky-Korsakov - Cappricio Espagnol, 1st Mvt-Letter A-B- Performance with Piano
  • Rimsky-Korsakov - Cappricio Espagnol, 1st Mvt-C-11 before End- Performance
  • Rimsky-Korsakov - Cappricio Espagnol, 1st Mvt-C-11 before End- Perf w/Piano
  • Rimsky-Korsakov - Cappricio Espagnol, 3rd Mvt- Analysis
  • Rimsky-Korsakov - Cappricio Espagnol, 3rd Mvt- Performance
  • Rimsky-Korsakov - Cappricio Espagnol, 3rd Mvt Cadenza- Analysis
  • Rimsky-Korsakov - Cappricio Espagnol, 3rd Mvt Cadenza- Performance
  • Rimsky-Korsakov - Cappricio Espagnol- Call for Video
  • Rimsky-Korsakov -Scheherazade, 2nd Mvt- Analysis
  • Rimsky-Korsakov -Scheherazade, 2nd Mvt- Performance
  • Rimsky-Korsakov -Scheherazade, 2nd Mvt- Performance
  • Rimsky-Korsakov -Scheherazade, 2nd Mvt- Performance with Piano
  • Rimsky-Korsakov -Scheherazade, 3rd Mvt- Part 1- Analysis
  • Rimsky-Korsakov -Scheherazade, 3rd Mvt- Part 1- Performance
  • Rimsky-Korsakov -Scheherazade, 3rd Mvt- Part 2-3- Analysis
  • Rimsky-Korsakov -Scheherazade, 3rd Mvt- Part 2- Performance
  • Rimsky-Korsakov -Scheherazade, 3rd Mvt- Part 2- Performance with Piano
  • Rimsky-Korsakov -Scheherazade, 3rd Mvt- Part 3- Performance
  • Rimsky-Korsakov -Scheherazade, 3rd Mvt- Part 3- Performance with Piano
  • Rimsky-Korsakov -Scheherazade, 4th Mvt- Analysis
  • Rimsky-Korsakov -Scheherazade, 4th Mvt- Performance
  • Rimsky-Korsakov -Scheherazade- Call for Video
  • Schubert - Symphony #8, 2nd Mvt- Analysis
  • Schubert - Symphony #8, 2nd Mvt- Performance
  • Shostakovich - Symphony #1, 1st Mvt- Analysis
  • Shostakovich - Symphony #1, 1st Mvt- Part 1- Performance
  • Shostakovich - Symphony #1, 1st Mvt- Part 1- Performance with Piano
  • Shostakovich - Symphony #1, 1st Mvt- Part 2- Performance
  • Shostakovich - Symphony #1, 1st Mvt- Part 2- Performance with Piano
  • Shostakovich - Symphony #1, 1st Mvt- Part 3- Performance
  • Shostakovich - Symphony #1, 1st Mvt- Part 3- Performance with Piano
  • Shostakovich - Symphony #1, 2nd Mvt- First Solo- Analysis
  • Shostakovich - Symphony #1, 2nd Mvt- First Solo- Performance
  • Shostakovich - Symphony #1, 4th Mvt- Analysis
  • Shostakovich - Symphony #1, 4th Mvt- Part 1- Performance
  • Shostakovich - Symphony #1, 4th Mvt- Part 1- Performance with Piano
  • Shostakovich - Symphony #1, 4th Mvt- Part 2- Performance
  • Shostakovich - Symphony #1, 4th Mvt- Part 2- Performance with Piano
  • Shostakovich - Symphony #1, 4th Mvt- Part 3- Performance
  • Shostakovich - Symphony #1, 4th Mvt- Part 3- Performance with Piano
  • Shostakovich - Symphony #1- Call for Video
  • Shostakovich - Symphony #9, 2nd Mvt- Analysis
  • Shostakovich - Symphony #9, 2nd Mvt- Performance
  • Shostakovich - Symphony #9, 3rd Mvt- Analysis
  • Shostakovich - Symphony #9, 3rd Mvt- Performance
  • Stravinsky - Firebird Suite, Variation #9 to End- Analysis
  • Stravinsky - Firebird Suite, Variation #9 to End- Performance with Metronome (Slower Tempo)
  • Stravinsky - Firebird Suite, Variation #9 to End- Performance with Metronome
  • Stravinsky - Firebird Suite, Variation #9 to End- Performance with Piano
  • Tchaikovsky - Symphony #6- Analysis
  • Tchaikovsky - Symphony #6, mm151-160- Performance
  • Tchaikovsky - Symphony #6, mm151-160- Performance with Piano
  • Tchaikovsky - Symphony #6, Letter T- mm335- Performance
  • Tchaikovsky - Symphony #6, Letter T- mm335- Performance with Piano
  • Tchaikovsky - Symphony #6- Call for Video
  • Tchaikovsky - Francesca Da Rimini- Analysis
  • Tchaikovsky - Francesca Da Rimini- Performance

Solo Repertoire

  • Mozart - Clarinet Concerto: Analysis
  • Mozart - Clarinet Concerto 1st Movement: Performance
  • Mozart - Clarinet Concerto 1st Movement: Performance with Piano
  • Mozart - Clarinet Concerto 2nd Movement: Performance with Piano
  • Mozart - Clarinet Concerto: Call for Video
  • Debussy - Rhapsody: Analysis
  • Debussy - Rhapsody: Performance with Piano
  • Debussy - Rhapsody: Call for Video

Ricardo's Reviews

  • "This program is absolutely fantastic! The fact that I can review videos on subjects like: fundamentals, etudes, solos, orchestral repertoire, audition prep, etc. at any time is like having a huge encyclopedia of knowledge from the master at my disposal 24/7. Then add to it that I can submit a video at any time (i.e. when I’ve had the time to fully prepare) and receive feedback is phenomenal."Fabian
  • "It is such a privilege to be exposed to Ricardo's ideas and expertise. He has so much experience in the industry and I am so excited to watch his videos and pick his brain." Goldmandn
  • "Ricardo is one of the greatest clarinet teacher because he clearly knows how to explain things verbally and demonstrates it exactly as he wants. One of the greatest thing about working with him is listening to him play because it's just the best clarinet playing you are ever going to hear."Andy Cho
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About Ricardo

As Principal Clarinet of The Philadelphia Orchestra since 2003, Ricardo Morales is one of the most respected names in classical music. He played with the Metropolitan Opera Orchestra from 1993-2003, where he was appointed Principal Clarinet at the age of 21. Ricardo Morales has played clarinet with The Chicago Symphony, The New York Philharmonic, as well as the Berlin Philharmonic and the Kinen Orchestra in Japan.

Ricardo Morales has won many awards including Grand Prize at the Seventeen Magazine National Concerto Competition, First Prize in the national Arts Recognition and Talent Search, and he was named a Presidential Scholar in the Arts by President Bush.

As an educator, Ricardo serves on the faculties of The Juilliard School, Temple University and the Curtis Institute of Music, and has been giving clarinet master classes for years at many classical conservatories and institutions.

Aside from teaching clarinet lessons online at ArtistWorks, Ricardo continues to perform and collaborate with a wide range of chamber musicians. His debut solo recording, French Portraits, was released in 2004 on Boston Records and his most recent recordings with the Pacifica Quartet was nominated for a Latin Grammy Award.  

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