New York City's leading free-lance and recording clarinetist
John Moses is New York City's leading free-lance and recording clarinetist. Having performed with virtually every musical group in the area, he is currently the first clarinetist with: American Composers Orchestra, The New York Pops, and The Westchester Philharmonic.
He has performed regularly with: The New York Philharmonic, The New York City Opera and Ballet, The New Jersey Symphony The St. Louis Symphony, The San Francisco Chamber Orchestra (Amici della Musica), and The Royal Philharmonic of London. Mr. Moses has been involved with over 26 Broadway shows including: Wicked, Oklahoma!, Titanic, Nine, Into The Woods, Crazy for You, Jerome Robbins Broadway, and Sweeney Todd. He has also been honored with five GRAMMY Awards for his work on Broadway. He has been featured on over 200 film scores including: You've Got Mail, Analyze This, Beauty and the Beast, The Morning After and Crossing Delancey. He has also appeared on TV on: The David Letterman Show, Good Morning America, and The Rosie O'Donnell Show. In addition, Mr. Moses has just finished recording the soundtrack for the NBC hit show SMASH. A graduate of The Juilliard School, he was a former Professor of Clarinet at Brooklyn and Queens College, and has lectured at Yale, Curtis, Eastman, Mannes, NYU and the Manhattan School of Music. His recordings include works with many solo artists: Marilyn Horne to Celine Dion, Placido Domingo to Mandy Patinkin, Wynton Marsalis to Judy Collins, as featured on RCA, Angel, Elektra, CRI, Varese Sarabande, BMG, and Columbia. John and his family live in Leonia, New Jersey.