The life of the International Bass Clarinet Association is based on every member's idea, desire and suggestion. Community is growing and spreading the birth of educational projects and research.
Harry Sparnaay has been one of the gratest soloist of the bass clarinet. He dedicated all his life to the evolution of the language of the composition and to expand the bass clarinet repertoire. He travelled all over the world to raise awareness about the peculiarities of the instrument.
Since the foundation of the I.B.C.A. Harry was appointed as Honorary President for all the work he did for the bass clarinet along his career.
The International Bass Clarinet Research Center - C.I.R.C.B. is carrying out a collection of his audio works.