January 4, 2023
Achieving Virtuosity Book
Our popular publication "Achieving Virtuosity: Complete Scales & Arpeggios for the Intermediate Clarinetist" has recently been accepted by Star Music Publishing and will now be available for distribution in Europe and Asia. You can purchase the book through a variety of outlets, including Groth Music, Vandoren, CamCo, Amazon, and June Emerson. Check out our testimonials to see what people are saying about it!
October 22, 2022
New Business Venture:
The Modern Artist Project
The Modern Artist Project (TMAP) is launched! Founded by Kristine Dizon, this organisation provides artists in all disciplines the resources and tools in being able to develop engaging artistic and academic portfolios through website development, editing services, career consultation, social media management, and digital marketing.
June 19, 2022
Music Debut Project: An American in Paris
Kristine Dizon recently recorded 'An American in Paris' with concert pianist, Lindsay Garritson. This recording will be available on all digital streaming platforms, while for the physical CD digipack, a bonus song is added.
Click here for the gallery of the making of 'An American in Paris.'
June 2, 2022
American Single Reed Summit: International Clarinet Competition 2022
As things are getting better, American Single Reed Summit is back for 2022 and will be held from October 13 - 16, 2022 at the University of South Carolina in Columbia. Registration for Proposals such as Performance and Lectures, as well as for the Masterclass are now open.
For ASRS 2022, there will be an International Clarinet Competition having two categories: College/Professional, and Young Artists.
For complete information, click here.
February 17, 2022
Scaling an Online Academy in Less Than One Year with Kristine Dizon on Clickto
Kristine Dizon was invited by Clickto to discuss how she grew her virtual school from a sole venture to a ten-teacher academy in less than a year. The Music and Language Learning Center is immersive, effective, and fun for students and staff alike.
For the full interview, click the link below:
Selected as an Artist Cohort for the Global Leaders Program
Kristine has been accepted to the Global Leaders Program for Executive Graduate Certificate in Social Entrepreneurship, Cultural Agency, Community Development, Organisation Management, Design Thinking & Education Leadership.
December 26, 2022
The Gran Canaria International Clarinet Festival 2023
The festival will be taking place in Las Palmas, Gran Canaria, Spain from April 1-4, 2023! This year, we're excited to offer an expanded selection of masterclasses for pre-band instruments from Nuvo Instrumental, as well as a range of engaging workshops designed to help young professionals get started in their music careers. Find out more here.
October 16, 2022
Lesson and Discussion Panel:
American Single Reed Summit 2022
Kristine performed selections from her recording 'An American in Paris' at the University of South Carolina as part of the American Single Reed Summit. She also provided a lecture on "Teaching Artistry: How to Approach Instrumental Teaching Through Inclusion" along with organising the first International Clarinet Competition.
June 16, 2022
Achieving Virtuosity: Complete Scales for The Intermediate Clarinetists
This book is designed to encourage mechanism exercises at the intermediate stage of learning the instrument with suggested fingerings.
You'll find the first edition of 'Achieving Virtuosity: Complete Scales & Arpeggios for the Intermediate Clarinetist' available online and in hard copy.
There are also two (2) versions of this book namely: Minor Scales, and Major Scales available in PDF File and Hard Copy.
For more information about this book, click here.
September 3, 2021
Jury member for the 1st Witold Friemann International Clarinet Competition.
Kristine was selected as a jury member for the 1st Witold Friemann International Clarinet Competition hosted by the Fundacja Life and Art, International Clarinet Association, and the Thailand International Clarinet Academy - TICA!
December 20, 2022
Southwest Minnesota State University Residency
I'm so excited to share that I'll be doing a music entrepreneurship workshop with the students at Southwest Minnesota State University! I'll be teaching a masterclass and also performing the premiere of an orchestral arrangement of Brahms's Sonata in F Minor with the University orchestra under the baton of Daniel Rieppel. I'm looking forward to this opportunity to work with the talented students at SMSU and share my knowledge and experience with them.
June 15, 2022
XVI Festival Internacional de Música Alfredo de Saint Malo in Panama
Kristine Dizon, the CEO and Founder of Music and Language Learning Center is invited to be part of the XVI Festival Internacional de Música Alfredo de Saint Malo in Panama! She'll be giving workshops about online teaching, clarinet, and conducting along with orchestra sectionals in preparation for concerts with FUNISCOPA.
Also, the Music and Language Learning Center is going to be doing a donation of Nuvo Instruments to their Orchestra Program.
April 14, 2022
A Success for Gran Canaria International Clarinet Festival 2022
The Gran Canaria International Clarinet Festival 2022 happened at Canary Islands, Spain from April 10 - 13, 2022. The Competition has three categories: Young, Junior, and Senior. Kriistine Dizon was one of the jury members for the 'Guy Deplus' Competition.
August 20, 2021
"The Consumption of Laughter in Everyday Life", finished writing.
She recently finished writing her contribution "The Consumption of Laughter in Everyday Life" for the summer publication for Jeunesse Young People, Texts, Cultures.
Semi-finalist for the International Clarinet Association Research Competition
Kristine was selected as a semi-finalist for the International Clarinet Association Research Competition for her project "Breaking the Glass-Ceiling: Works for Clarinet and Piano by Holmes, Grandval, Tailleferre, Aubin, Rueff and Gotkovsky".