I am grateful for the guidance and wisdom that I have received from the following individuals, many of which have assisted me with these endeavors since they were just ideas.
- Virgil Blackwell – Noted New York City Bass Clarinet Artist
- Bill Helmers – Milwaukee Symphony
- Jim Moffitt – Hawaii Symphony
- Jim Ognibene – Metropolitan Opera Orchestra
- Edward Palanker – Baltimore Symphony Orchestra (retired)
- Harry Sparnaay – Noted International Bass Clarinet Soloist (of blessed memory)
- Dave Tuttle – Noted Chicago Bass Clarinet Artist
- John Bruce Yeh – Chicago Symphony
Thank you all for your continued support and friendship!