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Woodwinds 

Students studying in the Woodwinds area have many opportunities to participate in School of Music ensembles, such as Jazz Ensembles, Bands, Orchestra, and more. The School of Music has private studios for the instruction of flute, clarinet, saxophone, oboe, and bassoon. Students in any of our degree programs can pursue private applied study in one of these studios.

Woodwinds Area

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Wind Ensemble Clarinet Section

Wind Ensemble Clarinet Section

Woodwind students can participate in ensembles that are auditioned and non-auditioned.

Wind Ensemble Bassoon Section

Wind Ensemble Bassoon Section

Woodwind students can perform with large ensembles that include band and orchestra.

Woodwind Chamber Ensemble

Woodwind Chamber Music

Woodwind students can participate in a variety of chamber groups that perform on and off campus.

Front Range Saxophone Quartet

Woodwind soloists and chamber groups can compete in annual competitions, including the Southard Music Competition.

Performance Opportunities

Students have the opportunity to participate in both auditioned and non-auditioned ensembles as woodwind musicians. Learn more about the following performance opportunties for woodwind students:

Bands
Orchestras
Jazz Ensembles
Chamber Music

Success Stories

 

UNC doctoral music alumna Brielle Frost joins the faculty at University of Texas-Rio Grande Valley. Read more.

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Faculty & Staff

Andy Dahlke, School of Music Faculty

ANDY DAHLKE

Saxophone
Professor of Music

Frasier 54

(970) 351-2000
Andy.Dahlke@unco.edu

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Tim Gocklin, School of Music Faculty

TIM GOCKLIN

Oboe
Artist-In-Residence

James Hall, School of Music Faculty

JAMES HALL

Woodwind Area Head, Flute
Professor of Music

Frasier 254

(970) 351-2529
James.Hall@unco.edu

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Lauren Jacobson, School of Music Faculty

LAUREN JACOBSON

Clarinet
Associate Professor of Music

Frasier 206A

(970) 351-2292
Lauren.Jacobson@unco.edu

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Michelle Orman, School of Music Faculty

MICHELLE ORMAN

Clarinet
Instructor of Music
 
Frasier 206E
(970) 351-2292
Michelle.Orman@unco.edu

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Tristan Rennie, School of Music Faculty

TRISTAN RENNIE

Bassoon
Instructor of Music

Frasier 22

(970) 351-2328
Tristan.Rennie@unco.edu

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Jason Shafer, School of Music Faculty

JASON SHAFER

Clarinet
Instructor of Music
 
Frasier 206E
(970) 351-2292
Jason.Shafer@unco.edu

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