Kaye Royer


Teaching Experience
  • Clarinet Instructor: Havergal College, 2016-present
  • Advanced Specialist with the Royal Conservatory of Music: 2015-present
  • Clarinet Instructor: Cardinal Carter Academy for the Arts: 2011-present
  • Clarinet Instructor: St. Clements School, 2004-present
  • Clarinet Instructor: Bishop Strachan School 1990-2016
  • Clarinet Instructor: Crescent School, 1991-1996
  • Substitute Clarinet Instructor: Upper Canada College, 1990-1991
  • Substitute Clarinet Instructor: Unionville School of the Arts, 1990-1991
  • Lecturer: McMaster University, Continuing Education, 1986-89
  • Affiliate Clarinet Instructor: Royal Conservatory of Music, 1993-1999Private Clarinet Instructor: 1986 to present
Coaching and Clinic Experience

University of Toronto Schools, North Toronto C.I., St. Andrew’s College, Hillfield Strathallan
College, Rosedale Heights School of the Arts, Oakwood C.I, Port Credit High School, Vaughn C.I.,
York Region Music Camp, Woodwind Coach TDSB Honour Orchestra

School Concerts

Oakville Chamber Foundation, Brantford Symphony School Concerts for Brant County, Kitchener-Waterloo School District, Toronto District School Board, Glendale Chamber Orchestra, School Concerts for the Glendale Unified School District (California)

Current Orchestral Performance Positions
  • Principal Clarinet: Sinfonia Toronto 2014-present
  • Principal Clarinet: Stratford Symphony, 2009-present
  • Principal Clarinet: Canadian Sinfonietta, 2001-present
  • Principal Clarinet: Brantford Symphony Orchestra, 1992-present
  • Principal Clarinet: Toronto Sinfonietta, 1992-present
  • Principal Clarinet: Scarborough Philharmonic 1991-present
Freelance Orchestral Positions
Various Orchestral positions:
  • London Symphonia/Orchestra London Canada,
  • Kitchener
    Waterloo Symphony,
  • Niagara Symphony,
  • Windsor Symphony,
  • Mississauga Philharmonic and Symphony
  • Niagara-on-the-Lake Sinfonia,
  • Toronto Philharmonia,
  • Mandel Philharmonic,
  • Arcady Chamber Orchestra,
  • Toronto Concert Orchestra.
  • Soloist with Orchestra: Canadian Panorama, Scarborough Philharmonic, CD
  • Romancing Chopin, Toronto Sinfonietta, CD
  • Orchestra Member: The Hollywood Flute of Louise DiTullio, Toronto Sinfonia, CD
  • Premieres by Conrad Chow, Toronto Sinfonia, CD,
  • Canadian Panorama, and Romancing Chopin
    Chamber Music Member:
  • The Storyteller’s Bag, Children’s Album, CD
  • Orchestra Member: Soundtrack for feature film, Gooby (Monterey Media Inc.), The Happy
    Couple, The Dog, and Prisma (HBO)
  • Orchestra Member: Yamaha Canada Promotional CD
Chamber Music

Engagements include: Niagara International Chamber Music Festival, Kitchener-Waterloo
Chamber Music Society, University of Toronto Hart House Series, McMaster University Series,
University of Guelph Series, Canadian Sinfonietta Chamber Players, Les AMIS Concerts
USA: Brand Library Series and Occidental College Series, Los Angeles

Specialized Studies and Teachers

Larry Combs, John Bruce Yeh, Chicago Symphony Orchestra; James Kanter, Pacific Symphony,
Los Angeles; Stephen Pierce, London College of Music, London England; Avrahm Galper, Royal
Conservatory of Music

5 clarinet setup in preparation to rehearse Mahler’s 4th Symphony

At a recording session of Canadian Panorana with bassoonists Kevin Harris & Larkin Hinder

Recording session for the Canadian Panorama album

Preparing to perform with the Hamilton Philharmonic Orchestra