JAMES KALYN, clarinet
James Kalyn has built a career over the past twenty-five years as a soloist and orchestral musician of the highest calibre on both clarinet saxophone and. An Associate Professor at Mount Allison University, Kalyn can be heard performing regularly in the region as clarinetist with the dynamic quintet Ventus Machina, on saxophone with the Brogue Quartet, with Symphony New Brunswick, and in recitals.
James Kalyn has been a clarinetist with numerous professional orchestras including those of Winston-Salem and Greensboro North Carolina in the US, and the Windsor Symphony and Orchestra London in Canada.
As a concert saxophonist James Kalyn has performed throughout the United States and Canada, as well as in Argentina, China, and Japan. He is called to play and tour with the Cleveland Orchestra is heard on a number of solo and chamber music recordings. His solo recordings include 6 Standard Saxophone Sonatas, Brillance, and Glazunov Concerto. He holds a doctorate in music from the Eastman School of Music.