Richard Faria

Professor, Music Performance



Instruments and Accessories

Hickey's Music
• Our favorite Ithaca music shop, stocking hand picked Buffet R13's

New York Clarinet Workshop
• Clarinet. It''s what we do.

Lisa's Clarinet Shop
• Hand selected clarinets from Lisa Canning

Professional Wind Instrument Consultants of New Jersey (PWIC)
• We are a musical instrument and accessory dealer catering to the needs of professionals, educators and serious students. We carry only the finest professional instruments and accessories, and provide selection services by some of the top pros in the industry. We work by appointment only to focus on our clients' needs and requirements entirely and without distraction.

Lohff & Pfeiffer USA
• LP USA specializes in artist level woodwind instruments and accessories.

• Nestled between Lincoln Center and Carnegie Hall in Manhattan, INNOLEDY New York offers a selection of high-end woodwinds & accessories.

Ann and Steve's Music
• They also have hand selected clarinets by Lisa

Muncy Winds Music Company
• A great source for instruments, repair, and accessories

Jeanné, Inc.
• Your woodwind specialist

Rodriguez Musical Services
• Hand selected clarinets and repairs

Ann Arbor Clarinet Connection
• Specializing in instruments professionally selected from Buffet Group USA inventory

Artena Music
• Hand Crafted Clarinets and Accessories


Melanie Wong, clarinet repair
• Melanie is currently the clarinet technician at RDG Woodwinds in Los Angeles, CA.

Brannen Woodwinds
• Expert repair in Evanston, IL

Kristin Bertrand Woodwind Repair
• Expert woodwind repairs

Timothy D. Clark Woodwinds
• Clarinet and Oboe repairing

Wesley Rice, Clarinet Specialist
• Clarinet repair and restoration

Mark Jacobi Clarinet Repairs
1930 Chestnut Street #1708
Philadelphia, PA
(215) 569-8739

Daniel N. Pace
Pace Instrument Repair
181 Main Street
Booneville, NY 13309
(716) 984-3218


McClune's Mouthpiece Service
• Custom clarinet mouthpieces and refacing work

Ramon Wodkowski
• Clarinet mouthpiece craftsman

Sheet Music

Hickey's Music
• Great selection of clarinet repertoire and books

Luyben Music
• They are so good at finding music, they could probably get you the original manuscript of the Mozart Clarinet Concerto!

Van Cott Information Services, Inc.
• Books, music, CD's and more for clarinet

Eble Music
• Quick sheet music service

Luck’s Music Library
• World's largest distributor of orchestral sheet music

Clarinet News and Articles

International Clarinet Association
• Publisher of The Clarinet magazine

The Clarinet Pages
• Lots of useful info, and free downloads

Clarinet and Saxophone Society of Great Britain
• Publisher of the CASS magazine

• All about Greek and Turkish clarinet

• The clarinet in Latin America

Clarinet Acoustics: an Introduction
• The best explanation of clarinet acoustics I've seen on the web

Clarinets in the Edinburgh University Collection of Historic Musical Instruments
• The history and development of the clarinet using close up pictures of instruments from the Edinburgh University collection


Copper Horse Coffee
• Some of the best coffee anywhere, right here in Ithaca
• Anything is possible at