David Allen has been teaching for over 20 years. He has experience with students of all ages and levels. Seeing students learn and grow musically is very exciting for him. He recognizes that each student is an individual with his or her own specific goals, needs, and learning style and takes this into account when working with students to help them achieve their fullest potential. Dr. Allen is currently instructor of clarinet at Davidson College and Appalachian State University. In addition to teaching clarinet and saxophone, he has taught aural skills courses and coached chamber ensembles. Previously, he has served on the faculty of Radford University, The University of North Carolina at Asheville, and Queens University in Charlotte. David Allen is available for private lessons, masterclasses, clinics, and residencies. Please use  the contact page if you are interested in lessons, or in scheduling a clinic or masterclass.

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