The Clarinet is genuinely easy to play - but only if.......

Yes, a BIG IF - IF you are prepared to WORK at it!

There are no useless free "how to play" tips on this site!

If you are really keen to learn, however, and do exactly as we say, you WILL succeed.

Standard tutors and primers teach the reading of music and note names, but fail to teach you how to play the clarinet properly. In all standard tutors, many dating from the 1930's, without exception, fingering is “simplified” and the essential techniques of sound production and tonguing are completely ignored.

Until you can control your clarinet properly, it is impossible to play music fluently.

Everything we tell you in our books is tried and tested.

The TRUE secret of learning anything, is to do exactly what the professionals do - from the very beginning!

Here, from Peter Moore, you can learn the secrets of the CORRECT professional clarinet basics - from making the first sound - to playing the highest notes.

1) VITALLY, you learn how to make the correct clarinet sound - the professional way - by breathing - NOT BLOWING!

2) Then - how to stop and start that sound - how to tongue the clarinet correctly. Especially how to play silences!

Yes, SILENT notes - commonly called "rests"!

Holding the clarinet correctly3) You learn to play in the clarion register, from middle line B to C above the stave - NOT in the chalumeau (bottom) register - from the beginning . This ensures that your embouchure is correct, otherwise you get no sound at all.

Does that ring a bell with you?

4) We show you how to hold the clarinet correctly.

5) You will learn professional fingering to change registers, "crossing the break" correctly from the very beginning - NOT after 6 months or more of floundering around in the bottom register!

In our method, there is no such thing as a "break". To us, it's a swearword!

6) You also learn how to play the highest or "altissimo register", as easily as the lowest notes.

You learn a fluent clarinet fingering technique, with detailed photographs of correct fingering positions.

Using our professional method, we can promise that you will be delighted with your progress.

You will be playing smoothly and confidently from bottom E to Altissimo G, in weeks - NOT years.

We also give you unique advice on how to use those "pinkie keys".

The clarinet has four keys for each little finger to play, which can be very confusing. Readers asked us how to use them - so we added a section devoted solely to little fingers.

No other "tutor" gives you as much REAL information as "Playing the Clarinet is Easy!"

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This is how to tongue correctly on the clarinet so that there is NO "splat" or squeal.

This is just one page of a book packed with genuine details of how to play the clarinet.

Try the method out for yourself and then we feel sure you'll want to learn all the rest.

George Seamans was the clarinet tutor of Santaluces High School Band in Florida. He used our Clarinettist's Technique Doctor - which comes free with this book - to help his students. Here is his email to us:

Dear Peter,

I am amazed at the fact that I can play the high register so easily. You are so correct in your method.

So that you understand: - I have been instructing high school students with no private instruction and very limited ability so that it was necessary to un-teach their habits while at the same time guiding them with your method. It has been successful in that they have grasped the concept with a few exceptions.

When they experience the ease of attaining high notes it should erase any doubts in their minds as to applying your approach with a more concentrated effort.

A friend of the band director teaches in a private elementary school and has asked me to work with his clarinet students. It will be a mixture of new and one year students........

With sincere thanks.


Follow Peter's advice and - truly - you will find that playing the clarinet really IS easy!

This method has been carefully developed, tried and tested over a playing and teaching career spanning 60+ years, with the help of hundreds of students - my best teachers!

It really works - or would you rather keep struggling?

Playing the Clarinet is Easy!

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Dear Mr. Moore, I play the clarinet just for fun and personal satisfaction.........

And from Jason Hawkins, a former student of mine.....

Hi Peter, 

I know it has been an enormous amount of time since you taught me the clarinet (almost 14 years ago!) – whether or not you remember is another question entirely! You must have seen numerous students in the mean-time alongside your publishing company and other work.

 I don’t think I really appreciated all that you gave me (wealth of knowledge and a unique teaching approach) when you were teaching me at the time. I was too young and inexperienced to comprehend. You were without doubt the best and probably most influential teacher I have ever had, even just over those short two years. I had numerous teachers after (Clarinet, Piano and Organ) throughout my time at Chetham’s, The Royal Northern and Manchester University that couldn’t even begin to live up to your ability. 
I just wanted to say - thank you. 

Best wishes,

Jason Hawkins MusB(Hons) DipHE(RNCM) LRSM

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