Shawn Earle performs a concert of contemporary works for solo clarinet influenced by non-western cultures as part of UVic’s Faculty Concert Series.
Canadian clarinetist Shawn Earle performs regularly as a soloist and has been a chamber musician with the Albemarle Ensemble, Cascadia Reed Quintet, Vancouver Clarinet Trio, Trio Dolce, and guest artist with the Novo Ensemble. He also has performed with the Charlottesville Symphony Vancouver Symphony Orchestra, Okanagan Symphony, Victoria Symphony, Vancouver Island Symphony, and Vancouver Metropolitan Orchestra. Dr. Earle is dedicated to contemporary Canadian clarinet music, while also enjoying traditional repertoire. He completed his Doctor of Musical Arts at the University of British Columbia examining contemporary Canadian clarinet music. He also holds a Master’s degree from the University of Victoria, a Bachelor of Education from the University of Toronto, and a Bachelor of Music from Acadia University.