Music, Conservatory of
Location: 409 Whitehead Hall
Phone: 718.951.5000 x2888
Clarinetist Marianne Gythfeldt has distinguished herself in chamber music, orchestral and contemporary music performance on the international stage. Her career was launched when she won the Naumburg Chamber Music award in 1995 as member of New Millennium Ensemble,
Marianne is especially recognized in the fields of electroacoustic music and chamber music, and she has commissioned many new works for clarinet and ensemble. She is member clarinetist of Zephyros Winds, Talea Ensemble, Collide-O-scope, and SEM Ensemble. She is Associate Professor of clarinet and head of woodwinds at Brooklyn College Conservatory. As clarinet professor at the University of Delaware she won the Delaware Division of the Arts award, producing a 4-piece commission project of electroacoustic pieces presented in the US and Korea. Ms. Gythfeldt has recorded with CBS Masterworks, CRI, Albany, Koch and Mode Records.