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Emily McIvor, clarinet

Emily McIvor is a clarinetist, bass clarinetist, and collaborative pianist based in the Omaha, NE, area. She is the Artist-Instructor of Clarinet at the University of Nebraska at Omaha (UNO) and Clarinet Instructor at Creighton University. She is also active as a freelance performer and accompanist and runs a thriving private studio of clarinet and piano students. Recent performances have taken place locally in Nebraska, Kansas, Iowa, and Missouri, and internationally in Saarburg, Schmelz, and Irsch, Germany.

Dr. McIvor has a Doctorate of Musical Arts in Clarinet Performance from Arizona State University. She also completed a Master of Public Administration from UNO; a Master’s Degree in Music from Indiana University; and a Bachelor of Music from UNO. Her research interests include administrative training for university faculty members in arts disciplines; the benefits and applications of mindfulness training for musicians and music educators; and learning and performing solo and chamber works by living female composers.