Asher Carlson

Faculty, Interlochen Clarinet Institute

Third and Bass Clarinet, Venice Symphony Orchestra

M.M., clarinet performance, The University of North Carolina at Greensboro; B.M.E, Music Education - Instrumental, The Florida State University

Asher Carlson is the Third and Bass Clarinetist of the Venice Symphony Orchestra in Venice, Florida. His musical pursuits have taken him on tours of the continental United States, Austria, Belgium, Czech Republic, Italy, and Kenya, performing with chamber ensembles, symphony orchestras, wind bands, and chamber choruses. Asher has also been featured as a teacher and performer at the 2017 Clarinetfest in Orlando, Florida and the 2018 Belgian Clarinet Academy in Ostend, Belgium. He maintains a private studio of clarinet and bass clarinet students who have held principal positions in youth orchestras and All-State ensembles and have been accepted to and won scholarships from prestigious music schools across the country.