Raissa Fahlman is a devoted soloist, orchestral, chamber, and jazz musician. As a clarinetist, bass clarinetist, and saxophonist, she has participated in several world premieres as a member of chamber ensembles, large ensembles and as a featured soloist. Raissa completed her Master of Music degree at the Koninklijk Conservatorium in The Hague, under the tutelage of world class Dutch clarinettist Pierre Woudenberg. Her Master Thesis, which was showcased with select others on the Koninklijk Conservatorium website, is published in the online Research Catalogue.
Raissa has performed at venues around the world including the United States, Canada, China, and Europe. This past fall Raissa completed a short tour of Beijing and Duancun, China, where she gave a series of concerts and masterclasses. Currently completing her Doctorate at Stony Brook University with the guidance of world renowned clarinetist Alan Kay, Raissa regularly performs in the New York area. Raissa is sponsored by the Alberta Foundation for the Arts.