WELCOME TO THE DIGITAL CLARINET ACADEMY!
The most trusted place for digital content and virtual training to take your clarinet skills to the next level. Got your reeds ready?!
We send a Weekly Wednesday email with tips, downloads, updates and stories to make you a better clarinetist and artist, and motivate and inspire you! (Our favorite.) We'd love to stay in touch!
We love making resources to help you optimize and refine your practice!
The 5-Day Long Tone Challenge!
In this download, you'll get 5-days of long tone exercises focusing on a different aspect of clarinet playing each day.
10 Exercises for an Epic Practice Session!
These 10 exercises will leave you feeling 💯 about your clarinet life! Including many of our favorites, you'll hit a variety of skills.
The 28-Day Scale Reset
Get 28 days of scales, so you don't have to think about what to practice. Let us do that!
THE PRACTICE PLANNER
Get organized and inspired with our Clarinet Practice Planner (digital or print) designed to help you develop practice habits for remarkable results!
We host monthly events with some of the world's brightest clarinetists, artists and experts! Plus, we host classes on all sorts of cool things like clarinet technique, habits, meditations and more.
Join in and attend, perform, or listen in!
Hi there! We're Ixi and Tiffany.
We're professional clarinetists, clarinet professors, note-book lovers and enthusiasts about helping empower you on your musical path. This site is dedicated to supporting your work as clarinetists, musicians, creatives and teachers, no matter your level, age, or career status! We like laughing, as you can see. Tiffany is on the left, Ixi on the right!LEARN MORE ABOUT US
LEARN & WORK WITH US!
Here are all the ways you can learn from us!
Clarinet tips, stories, inspiration and words about being a musician and human in this world!
Oh boy have we got some downloads for ya! Articulation, practice design, intonation... shall we say more?
We host monthly masterclasses, workshops and conversations with the best clarinetists and thought leaders we can find!
Programs & Services
We've got a membership called Thrive, teach lessons, have digital courses and more!
What people have to say:
"Thank you so much for this wonderful experience, I learned so much and appreciate this outlet you have given me and so many other clarinetists to improve in all areas of clarinet and our musicianship!"
"I've been working in the DCA programs with professors Ixi Chen and Tiffany Valvo for several months now. The programs that they have passionately created have changed the way I think about practicing, performing, and what it means to thrive as a musician.”
"When I saw that the Digital Clarinet Academy was offering an online clarinet summer session, I decided to give it a try. I’m so glad I did! It was certainly one of the best clarinet events I’ve ever attended."
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Get the Wednesday Weekly!
Our newsletter is at the heart of our communications with our community! We send a weekly email with tips, downloads, updates on new programs, stories, and so much more to make you a better clarinetist and artist, and motivate and inspire you! (Our favorite.) We'd love to stay in touch!