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June 19 - July 5, 2018

American Band College of Sam Houston State University is the master's degree program that could change your career. Attend classes, clinics, and rehearsals as you learn more about your craft.

Play with masters students from all over the United States and perform under the direction of Frank Ticheli.
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Bliss Julian Bliss
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Featuring Julian Bliss


Julian Bliss is one of the world’s finest clarinettists excelling as a concerto soloist, chamber musician, jazz artist, masterclass leader and tireless musical explorer. He has inspired a generation of young players as guest lecturer and creator of his Leblanc Bliss range of affordable clarinets, and introduced a substantial new audience to his instrument. .

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Featuring Composer Frank Ticheli
Featuring Guest Artists Peter and Evynne Hollens
Featuring Guest Composer Robert W. Smith
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