Kliment Krylovskiy, clarinet
Praised for his “easy facility, a vibrant tone” and “expressiveness and exuberance” by the New York Concert Review, “masterful playing” by L’Orfeo (Mexico), “confident musicality” by the Lincoln Journal Star and proclaimed as “an artist whose profound musicality is only matched by his sparkling technique” (Nice-Matin, France), American clarinetist Kliment Krylovskiy has been enjoying an international concert career as member of the esteemed Zodiac Trio.
As a member of the Zodiac Trio, Mr. Krylovskiy performed at such leading venues as the famed Festival Radio France Montpellier, International Colmar Festival, the Oriental Performing Arts Center in Shanghai, Izumi Hall in Japan, Lincoln Center’s Bruno Walter Auditorium and Tishman Auditorium in New York; has been broadcast by France 3 Television, Beijing’s CCTV News, Canada’s CBC Radio and Television, New York’s WXQR and WNYC, featured live on WGBH’s “Live from Frasier” in Boston, and has recorded multiple times for Radio France in Paris. In addition, he has toured throughout China multiple times, and has given chamber music and instrumental masterclasses at such institutions as Boston University, Berklee College of Music, Boston Conservatory, Tufts University, Western State College of Colorado, Southeastern State University of Oklahoma, Western Michigan University, Colorado College, Ningboa University (China) and the China Conservatory of Beijing.
As an orchestral player, Mr. Krylovskiy regularly performs with the Cannes National Orchestra, the Monte Carlo Philharmonic and the Toulon Opera. He served as assistant principal of the Philharmonic Orchestra of the Americas in New York and performed as guest principal with a variety of orchestra in Paris including Orchestra de l'Alliance.
Mr. Krylovskiy studied at Indiana University Bloomington with Eli Eban, the Manhattan School of Music with David Krakauer, Paris Superior Conservator and the Nice Conservatory (France) with Michel Lethiec, and is the Artistic Director of the Zodiac Music Academy & Festival in the South of France.
Currently, Mr. Krylovskiy serves as clarinet professor at the Cagnes sur mer Conservatory as well as the Coservatory of Draguignan in the South of France.