Randy Salman is Professor of Clarinet and a member of the DePauw University Faculty Woodwind Ensemble. He is the principal clarinetist with the Lafayette Symphony Orchestra and has worked professionally with the Indianapolis Symphony and Chamber Orchestras, David Baker, Gunther Schuller, Quincy Jones, Tony Bennett, and many others. Professor Salman is the Jazz Editor for The Clarinet Journal where he contributes CD reviews and articles on a regular basis. He has an extensive performance background which includes programs at the International Clarinet Association ClarinetFest; University of Oklahoma Clarinet Symposium; International Association for Jazz Education Conference; and the Indiana University Clarinet Symposium. An active freelance musician, Salman performs for many famous ensembles and shows. He is an active studio musician and has performed on a wide variety of educational recordings for various music publishing companies. An accomplished performer of both jazz and classical music, Salman has also served as a faculty member of the Jamey Aebersold Summer Jazz Workshops since the late 1980’s. Salman has toured and recorded extensively throughout the United States, Canada and Egypt while a member of both the Smithsonian Jazz Masterworks Orchestra and the Chicago Jazz Orchestra.