For all oboe and bassoon students in grades 7-12.
UTA Professor of Oboe Rogene Russell
UTA Professor of Bassoon Scott Pool
UTA Director of Bands Douglas Stotter
Join us for a day of double reed fun and celebration, music-making, and education.
Rogene Russell, Professor of Oboe, UTA
Ms. Russell is Principal Oboist of the Dallas Opera orchestra and English Horn player with the Fort Worth Symphony Orchestra. She also serves as the Artistic Director of Fine Arts Chamber Players. Professor Russell earned degrees in oboe performance from the University of Tennesee-Knoxville and the Yale University School of Music.
Scott Pool, Professor of Bassoon, UTA
Recognized as a Moosmann artist, Dr. Pool has appeared as soloist and chamber musician throughout North and South America and Europe; he is the faculty bassoonist for the Orfeo International Music Festival (Italy) and his latest recordings can be heard on Landscapes: The Double Reed Music of Daniel Baldwin. More information about the activities of Scott Pool and the UTA Bassoon studio can be found at www.scottpoolbassoon.com
Willa Henigman, Oboe
Willa Henigman performs as Associate Principal Oboe with the Dallas Symphony Orchestra. Prior to coming to Texas, she was Principal Oboe of the Wichita Symphony Orchestra and served on the faculty of Wichita State University, recording two CD’s with WSU’s Lieurance Woodwind Quintet. Ms. Henigman received undergraduate degrees in oboe and English horn from Oberlin Conservatory and a Master’s degree from The Juilliard School. She has played with the Metropolitan Opera Orchestra, New York Philharmonic and the Boston Symphony Orchestra at Tanglewood.
Lynn Hileman, Bassoon
Lynn Hileman has performed as a soloist and chamber musician throughout the United States, the UK, and Latin America. She makes up one half of the bassoon duo Tuple, and is a member of the contemporary bassoon collectives Dark in the Song and The Rushes Ensemble. She is also principal bassoonist of the Binghamton Philharmonic Orchestra, and bassoonist with the Swannanoa Chamber Music Festival. She has performed with the Rochester Philharmonic Orchestra, the Syracuse and New Haven Symphony Orchestras. Hileman is currently Assistant Professor of Bassoon at West Virginia University, where she also is a member of the Laureate Wind Quintet. UniveSchool of Music (DMA).
ON-SITE VENDORS TO INCLUDE:
MG Double Reed Co.
8:30 – Registration, Irons Hall Lobby
9:00 – Opening Recital
10:00-12:00 – Double Reed Sessions
12:00 – Free Lunch!
1:00 – Oboe and Bassoon Rehearsals
2:00 – Combined Rehearsals
3:00 – Closing concert featuring all participants
Separate sessions will be tailored for specific experience levels:
1-2 years; 3-4 years, 5 or more years experience
The clinic will be held in the Music Wing of the Fine Arts Building on the UTA Campus
Click here for a map locating our building on the UTA campus
We are in the Fine Arts Building, marked "FA" on the map, near the corner of Greek Row and Nedderman Drive
Free parking on Saturdays is available in lots F8, F9, and F6 on the map
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