Dan Willard has been playing the clarinet for over 45 years. He started taking private lessons in high school and studied with David Atkins at CSULB. He has played with symphonic orchestras, in musicals, small classical ensembles, big bands, and small jazz combos. He teaches all levels and ages. Dan has over 25 years of teaching experience and has been teaching at Ojai Valley School since 2002 and The Thacher School since 2007.
Lessons are $50/hr if you go to his home in Oak View or $60/hr if you want him to come to your home. Please contact us for rates if you reside outside of the Ojai Valley. Half hour and 45 minute lessons are also an option. Also available via Skype.
- Developing Tone and Technic
- Reading Music
- Jazz Improvisation
- Playing by Ear