Howard Green


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  • Buffalo Grove, IL

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Professional Associations

International Clarinet Society, former member American Federation of Musicians


  • Experienced, highly motivated successful teacher
  • Students typically take top honors at solo competitions
  • Students have gone on to colleges such as Northwesterna and University of Illinois
  • Focus is not only on technique but also tone and phrasing
  • Expert in classical, jazz, and klezmer



Background & Experience

Over 40 years experience as a teacher, performer, and conductor

B.Mus (Clarinet) - Roosevelt University (student of Jerome Stowell and Walter Wollwage, Chicago Symphony Orchestra)

Principal Clarinet, Air Force Band, Chanute AFB, IL
Principal Clarinet, Waukegan Symphony Orchestra
Frequent Recitalist

Founding / Current Conductor and Music Director - Buffalo Grove Symphonic Band