Craig Nordstrom, bass clarinetist with the BSO since 1979, taught at New England Conservatory from 1995 through 2012. Before joining the BSO, Nordstrom was bass clarinetist with the Vancouver and Cincinnati symphonies, and participated in the Grand Teton Music Festival. Previously he was a member of the Chicago Civic Orchestra and the U.S. Marine Band in Washington, D.C.
He has performed with the Boston Symphony Chamber Players in NEC’s Jordan Hall, at Tanglewood, and on tour, and has performed chamber music on the First Monday concerts at Jordan Hall, and on the Supper Concerts series at Symphony Hall.
Current and former students include Principal Clarinet in Kalamazoo, and the Tanglewood Music Center.
B.M., Northwestern University; M.M., Catholic University of America. Studies with Jerome Stowell.