ICA Committees

About ICA Committees

The ICA is committed to utilizing the talents and generosity of its members to further its mission to help clarinetists all over the world. We have established the following committees to help the organization achieve the most good.

The members you see listed here are the chairs, core members, and ex-officio members of these committees, but each committee has open meetings that all members are invited to attend. You can register to attend an upcoming open meeting by clicking the Upcoming Meeting button.

For more information about how you can be involved in the ICA committees, please contact Jessica Harrie at EDO@clarinet.org.

Diversity Committee

The ICA Diversity Committee will seek to support, advocate, promote and develop the ICA’s commitment to diversity and inclusion. The committee will listen, develop new policies, and take action to promote clarinetists from all backgrounds. We will seek to be fully inclusive and to understand, appreciate, respect and represent players regardless of race, nationality, religion, culture, gender, sexuality, neurodiversity and disability. The ICA Diversity Committee will support all ICA activities and strive to be a leading influence for change and development in all areas of diversity and inclusion for the global clarinet community.
Upcoming Meeting

Sarah Watts

Chair

Anthony McGill

Advisor

Denise Gainey

Ex-Officio Member

Jessica Harrie

Ex-Officio Member

Clarinet Enthusiasts Committee

The ICA Clarinet Enthusiasts Committee seeks to create appealing activities within the ICA for the adult enthusiast clarinetist.
Upcoming Meeting

Mitchell Estrin

Ex-Officio Member

Health and Wellness Committee

MISSION STATEMENT: The Health and Wellness Committee will sustain a dialogue with the ICA membership year-round to educate clarinetists about health and wellness topics with the goal of cultivating a healthier clarinet community
Upcoming Meeting

Diane Barger

Ex-Officio Member

New Music Committee

MISSION STATEMENT: The New Music Committee serves the International Clarinet Association membership and the clarinet community by embracing new music opportunities, projects, collaborations, pedagogy, diversity, and hosting competitions. This committee discusses current initiatives and ways for the ICA to support composers, students, and performers of new clarinet music by working together and listening to the community it serves; creates new music performance and composition opportunities; encourages diversity and inclusivity of composers and styles; and brings composers, performers, and members of the clarinet community together.
Upcoming Meeting

Christopher Nichols

Ex-Officio Member

Pedagogy Committee

MISSION STATEMENT: Our mission is to promote and provide sources of pedagogy to members of the ICA. We seek to provide diverse offerings for all ages and ability levels, from young players and their teachers looking for pedagogical material, to collegiate members, professors, and professional players.
Upcoming Meeting

Stacey DiPaolo

Co-chair

Tod Kerstetter

Ex-Officio Member

Social Media Committee

ICA Social Media Mission Statement: The mission of the ICA Social Media Committee is to use social media channels to educate, inform, and entertain a diverse international audience of clarinetists while promoting the values and mission of our organization.
Upcoming Meeting

Jenny Maclay

Chair

Christopher Nichols

Ex-Officio Member

Youth Committee

MISSION STATEMENT: The ICA Youth Committee works to create and implement new and exciting initiatives designed to engage and involve the pre-professional member of the organization in an experiential and dynamic way in order to provide opportunities for the exchange of ideas, materials, and information among all members.
Upcoming Meeting

Diane Barger

Ex-Officio Member

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