Amand Vanderhagen

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Amand Vanderhagen or Amand Van der Hagen (1753–1822) was a Flemish clarinetist and teacher. He is known for writing Méthode nouvelle et raisonnée pour la clarinette, the earliest extant method book for the Classical clarinet. He is considered a key figure in the development of clarinet pedagogy.[1]


  1. ^ Blazich, JM (2008). "Amand Vanderhagen and the Concept of the Clarinet Method Book". International Clarinet Association.