Duke Wind Symphony with Jimmy Gilmore, clarinet
"Black Dog," featuring Jimmy Gilmore, former principal clarinetist of the North Carolina Symphony. Program includes works by Dana Wilson, Ronald LoPresti, Scott McAllister, John Mackey, Darius Milhaud, and Leonard Bernstein. The Duke Wind Symphony is directed by Verena Moesenbichler-Bryant. Jimmy Gilmore is a native of Dallas, Texas and is Principal Clarinetist (ret.) of the North Carolina Symphony and presently serves as Senior Advisor for the Orchestra. He holds degrees from the Eastman School of Music and the Juilliard School of Music. Mr. Gilmore was formerly a member of the Rochester Philharmonic and the U.S. Military Academy Band at West Point. A faculty member of Duke University and Meredith College, Mr. Gilmore has made numerous appearances as a soloist and recitalist throughout the Southeast. In addition, he has appeared many times as a concerto soloist with the North Carolina Symphony.