Walter Grabner 

991 Wildwood Lane

Highland Park, IL 60035

My Concert Hall - Where I Play my Grabner Mouthpiece

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Pictured to the right is the North Shore Center for the Performing Arts in Skokie Illinois. The hall opened 22 years ago and I have been playing there, as a member of the Skokie Valley Symphony Orchestra, since it opened.

- Walter Grabner
Symphony Hall in Chicago, where Lawrie Bloom plays the CXZ_LB bass clarinet mouthpiece.

Chicago Symphony Hall
David Geffen Hall, home of the New York PhilharmonicGeffen
Harpa Hall, in Rejkavic, where Grimur Helgason and Runar Oskarsson play Grabner mouthpieces.Harpa Hall
The Toledo Peristyle, home of the Toledo Symphony Orchestra. I was a member of that orchestra for ten years. The Symphony owns a bass clarinet I sold them, plus a CXZ_LB bass clarinet mouthpiece.Toledo
Hilbert Circle Hall, home of the Indianapolis Symphony, where Sam Rothstein plays the CXZ_LB mouthpiece.Hilbert
Benaroya Hall, where the Seattle Symphony Performs. Eric Jacobs plays the CXZ_LB bass clarinet mouthpiece.Benaroya
Sergio Reyes, performing the Debussey Premiere Rhapsody with the National Symphony of Guatamala. Sergio perfoms on the CXZ_G11*Guatemala
The Mariinsky Theatre, St. Petersburg, Russia, home of the famed Mariinsky Theater Orchestra. Both Victor Kuylk and Ivan Stolbov play Grabner mouthpieces. Mariinsky
The New Zealand Symphony performs in a variety of halls throughout the country. Here is the Auckland Town Hall, their principal home. Rachel Vernon, bass clarinet, performs on Grabner mouthpieces.Auckland
The National Opera House of Ukraine, in Kiev. International artist Oleg Moroz performs there.Ukraine
The Apollo Victoria Theatre in London's West End. Grabner mouthpieces have been played in the pit for Wicked (I got to hear such a performance!)Apollo
I thought I would throw this one in, as I have supplied so many mouthpieces to the Air Force Band at Scott Air Force Band in Illinois. Maybe someone in the band can send me a .jpg of one of the venues where you usually perform.Scott AFB
Chrysler Hall in Norfolk, where the Virginia Symphony plays. Billy Williams, bass and thrid clarinet has played Grabner mouthpieces for years.Chrysler Hall

Copyright: Walter Grabner, 2004