Excellence in Education

The College of Performing and Visual Arts offers undergraduate and graduate degrees for students studying music.

Learn more about Undergraduate and Graduate Music Degrees at UNC.

Classes in the Woodwinds program may include:

  • Music Theory
  • Instrumentation
  • Acoustics of Music
  • Orchestral Excerpts
  • Band or Orchestra

Career options for graduates of the Woodwinds program include:

  • Performer
  • Music Educator
  • Arts Administrator
  • Graduate School

Learn about the application process to UNC and the School of Music.

How to Apply

For more information or to schedule a visit to the School of Music, contact Melanie Poston at (970) 351-1921 or email Melanie.Poston@unco.edu.

View Woodwinds Faculty and Staff

The UNC School of Music is accredited by the National Association of Schools of Music and designated a Program of Excellence by the Colorado Commission on Higher Education.

Faculty & Staff

Euridice Alvarez


Andrew Dahlke

Professor of Music

James Hall

Area Head, Flute

Lauren Jacobson


Michelle Orman

Instructor of Music

Tristan Rennie


Jason Shafer

Instructor of Music

Woodwinds Program at UNC