Online Clarinet Lessons

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Morgan Nilsen is a Backun Performing Artist and a clarinet teacher of 12 years located in Berkeley. Morgan teaches online lessons, and at student's houses in Berkeley, El Cerrito, Richmond, Oakland, and San Francisco to children and adults.

Nilsen has a Bachelors of Music degree in classical clarinet performance and a diploma in Ethnomusicology from the Eastman School of Music. She specializes in genres from across the globe. She can be found playing with local ensembles: La Misa Negra, Inspector Gadje Brass, and EDM project Balkan Bump.

"I'm an adult clarinetist. Morgan is patient, attentive, informed, enthusiastic, skilled, and a brilliant player. She's also kind and encouraging" 

"Morgan is the best Clarinetist in the Bay! I highly recommend Morgan for your children"

"Morgan is terrific! She has been providing clarinet lessons to my 10-year-old daughter. Morgan has an unfailingly positive attitude and is a terrific teacher. She has a sunny demeanor that makes her an absolute pleasure to have in your home. We feel very lucky to have found her.”

"Morgan taught me to play the clarinet from fourth through eigth grade. At first practicing was a drag, but Morgan taught me to love it and to love playing music!"

Region Served: 
East Bay, San Francisco
Elementary school, Middle school, High school
Morgan Nilsen
morgank.n [at]
415 603 9596