Clarinetist Kevin Streich balances an active performing and teaching career. He is Adjunct Professor of Clarinet at UNC-Pembroke and also teaches several students in his home studio in Raleigh. He also served on the Instrumental Music faculty for ten years at the NC Governor’s School East campus.
He is Principal Clarinetist with the Chamber Orchestra of the Triangle and plays regularly with the North Carolina Symphony, NC Ballet, and NC Opera. His other performing engagements include the Cape Fear New Music Festival, Mallarme Chamber Players, Union Symphony Orchestra, Fayetteville Symphony Orchestra, Raleigh Civic Chamber Orchestra, and the Greater Lansing Symphony Orchestra (Lansing, MI).
He has studied with Dr. Elsa Verdehr, Dr. Linda Bartley, Dr. Margaret Donaghue and Curt Blood, and holds a Doctor of Musical Arts degree from Michigan State University, a Master of Music from the University of Wisconsin-Madison, and a Bachelor of Music from the University of Connecticut.
Kevin lives in Raleigh, NC with his partner Eric. When he is not playing or teaching the clarinet, he enjoys experimenting with culinary delights in the kitchen.