Doublers Collective Clinics

Doublers Collective’s mission is to present concerts, performance clinics and perform community outreach through music that features woodwinds – saxophones, flutes, clarinets and bassoon – and encourage their study and use by musicians and students of all ages. Doublers Collective enjoys giving clinics to people of all ages and skill levels, musicians and non-musicians.

Clinics available for

  • Elementary Schools
  • Middle Schools
  • Jr. High Schools
  • High Schools
  • Colleges and Universities
  • Community Centers
  • Performance Centers
  • Art Galleries
  • Churches
  • Festivals
  • Forums
  • Conferences
  • Composers
  • Retirement Homes
  • and more!!

All clinics have a performance component as well as a Q&A session.

Download the Doublers Collective Clinic Application: DC Clinic Application and email to doublerscollective@gmail.com

Doublers Collective Clinic Options – available with or without rhythm section

  • Performance Clinic – enjoy fun jazz standards, arrangements of favorite popular tunes (like the Theme from the Simpsons!), and original jazz compositions
  • Open Rehearsal – come see how professional musicians work together and rehearse.
  • Joint Clinic and Concert – come have us play with your group. Great for schools!
  • Lecture/Demonstration/Q&A
    • Doubling Within a Jazz Ensemble – the experts of Doublers Collective demonstrate and share insights, strategies, and tips on playing more than one instrument in a jazz setting.
    • Improvisation
    • Ensemble playing, interaction, and communication
    • Practice and rehearsal techniques
    • Composing/Arranging Clinic featuring Mike Crotty and his music.
    • Instrument Show and Tell
  • Interactive Programs
    • Ensemble Coaching
    • Saxophone / Woodwind Masterclass – Have the Members of Doublers Collective work with your saxophone players and doublers! We will work with them on skills such as tone production, tuning, technique, etc on all the woodwinds!
    • Doubling
    • Improvisation
    • Ensemble playing, interaction, and communication
    • Practice and rehearsal techniques
  • Other

Monica Shriver & Mike Crotty Clinics

Finding Your Voice on Multiple Instruments (Click here for more information)
Techniques and Strategies for Playing and Improvising on More Than One Instrument
by Monica Shriver and Mike Crotty

Interacting Within a Jazz Ensemble (with rhythm section) – Click here for more information

Doublers Collective Ensemble Size Request and Approximate Cost:

  • Mike and Monica ($200 – $700)
  • Mike and Monica with rhythm ($500 – $1500)
  • Doublers Collective – no rhythm section ($500 – $1500)
  • Doublers Collective with rhythm section ($800 – $2000)

Please contact Monica Shriver or use our contact page to request more information.

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