This is a cool article. It says that clarinets are in style. Woohoo! My clarinet lessons are going great, BTW. “If it were a choice between the saxophone and the clarinet, I think clarinet would be the preference,” in the Bay Area, said Matt Ingalls, a clarinetist, composer, and co-founder of SF Sound, a collective playing and promoting contemporary classical music. “Honestly, I kind of feel sorry for saxophonists right now."