Mr Heisig has taught University and privately for over 54 years.
His students have played all over the world in various groups and styles.
They have also taught elementary through college and have become instrument makers and product makers in the music industry.
His Clarinet Professor was Clement Hutchinson who studied with Rufus "Monte" Arey and team taught with him at Eastman. Hutch also taught at Oklahoma, USC, SJSU and was Mr Heisig's primary Conducting Professor.
Mr Heisig has had many fine clarinet students and has sold clarinets to players in the Boston Symphony, San Francisco Symphony, Boston Pops and one of his HEISIG Mouthpieces to David Shifrin, Arts Director at the Lincoln Center and America's top clarinet soloist.
Mr Heisig is a master clarinet repairman and rebuilds them way past factory standards.
He is a specialist in the little played clarinets like alto clarinet and bass clarinet which are AMAZING instruments! He is a Master Mouthpiec Maker and brings out fabulous qualities in these wonderful instruments.
He was mentored for over 25 years by Ralph Morgan Cheif Woodwind Technician at Selmer USA. They also used to design products together.
Mr Heisig KNOWS clarinets.
Kurt Heisig Music
512 Polk St
Monterey, California 93940
Phone: (831) 920-1883