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Ohio University Clarinet Studio 2013-2014

Name Year Major Hometown
Aaron CampbellJuniorMusic EducationMorrow, OH
Michelle CarpenterJuniorMusic EducationLancaster, OH
Mathew DavisFreshmanMusic EducationToledo, OH
Christopher DenzelSophomoreMedia Arts major; Music minorPowell, OH
Andrew GrossMaster's studentMusic Performance & CompositionLititz, PA
Thomas KhourySeniorMusic Performance & Music EducationPortsmouth, OH
Elliot LongDoctoral StudentInterdisciplinary ArtsWichita, KS
Ashley LovejoySophomoreMusic EducationMoscow, PA
Cody ParkerDoctoral StudentNuclear PhysicsButler, PA
Taylor RickeySophomoreB.A. MusicWaverly, OH
Zachary RossJuniorMusic EducationWaverly, OH
Alyssa ScebbiMaster's studentMusic CompositionCleveland, OH
Alison SmithSophomoreMusic Education & East Asian StudiesAthens, OH
Kristi StropesSophomoreMusic TherapyRipley, OH
Marcella ThompsonFreshmanMusic EducationWesterville, OH
Rebecca VonderchekJuniorMusic TherapyCincinnati, OH
Johanna WardJuniorEarly Childhood EducationCenterville, OH
Blayne WeddingtonSophomoreMusic EducationSylvania, OH
David WrightMaster's studentFlute Performance (Pedagogy)Wilkes-Barre, PA
Rachel YaratchSeniorMusic EducationWarren, OH

Accomplishments of Current and Former Students

Professional Orchestral Experience

Huntington Symphony Orchestra --- Huntington, WV: Substitute clarinet/Bass clarinet
Ohio Valley Summer Theater Orchestra --- Athens, OH: Clarinet
Ohio Valley Symphony, Substitute Second and Bass clarinet--Gallipolis, OH
Portsmouth Symphony, Principal clarinet--Portsmouth, OH
Shanghai Radio Symphony --- Shanghai, People's Republic of China: Principal clarinet
South Central Regional Orchestra

Professional Teaching Experience

Assistant Band Director, Jackson High School, Jackson, OH

Summer Festivals, Workshops, & Camps Attended

Baldwin Wallace Summer Music Clinic --- Berea, OH
Belgian Clarinet Academy, Ostend, Belgium
Blue Lake Fine Arts Camp --- Twin Lake, MI: Concert Orchestra, Principal clarinet; Chamber ensembles; Festival Band; International Symphony Band (European Tour), Principal clarinet; Staff Band; Symphony Orchestra, Principal clarinet; International Program counselor; International Program representative; Staff counselor
Domaine Forget --- Quebec, CANADA: Master class and chamber music participant
Interlochen Arts Camp --- Interlochen, MI: Staff counselor
Klezcamp --- Catskills, NY: Klezmer student
Oxford University --- Oxford, UK: English literature seminar

Competitions, Honors, & Awards

Mathematical Contest in Modeling: Honorable Mention
National Collegiate Wind Ensemble, Carnegie Hall, NY
Ohio University School of Music Outstanding Graduate Student in Performance
Ohio University Student Soloist Competition: Finalists
Ohio University Student Soloist Competition: Honorable Mention
Ohio University Student Soloist Competition: Winners
Pi Kappa Lambda National Honor Society
Pi Kappa Lambda National Honor Society: Achievement Award for freshman with highest GPA
Second Prize, International Clarinet Association's 2003 Orchestral Excerpts Competition, Salt Lake City, UT
Shanghai Conservatory Chamber Music Competition --- Shanghai, People's Republic of China: Second Prize
Sigma Alpha Iota Achievement Award
University of Oklahoma Clarinet Symposium: Second Prize

High School Honor Bands & Workshops

Blue Lake Fine Arts Camp International Symphony Band (European Tour)
Bowling Green State University Honor Band
Cincinnati Youth Wind Ensemble
Cleveland Music School Settlement --- Cleveland, OH
Cleveland Youth Wind Symphony --- Cleveland, OH
Canton Youth Symphony --- Canton, OH
Dayton Philharmonic Youth Orchestra --- Dayton, OH
Mansfield Symphony Youth Orchestra
Columbus Youth Symphonic Band
Kent Honors Wind Ensemble
Kentucky All-State Honor Band
Muskinghum University Wind and Percussion Ensemble
Ohio All-State Honor Band
Ohio All-State Honor Orchestra
District Honor Band
Ohio State University Honor Band
Ohio University Honor Band
Ohio University Honors Clarinet Choir
Ohio Valley Youth Orchestra
Capital University Honor Band
University of Akron Honor Band
Sound of America Honor Band (European Tour)
Tennessee All-State Honor Band
Toledo Youth Orchestra --- Toledo, OH
Toledo Youth Symphonic Band --- Toledo, OH
University of Akron Honor Band
West Virginia All-State Honor Orchestra
West Virginia All-State Honor Band

Professional Offices & Memberships

International Clarinet Association
Kappa Kappa Psi
Music Therapy Club: treasurer
MENC Virginia: State Officer 2005-2006
Sigma Alpha Iota: rush chair, treasurer, webmaster, bylaws committee, exec board, fund raising committee

Fellowships, Scholarships, & Awards

National Merit Finalist
National Merit Scholar
Ohio University Anthony Trisolini Fellowship (1 of 5 university-wide graduate fellowships)
Ohio University David Lewis Memorial Scholarship
Ohio University Dean's List
Ohio University Dohnanyi Talent Scholarship
Ohio University Fine Arts Scholarship
Ohio University Presidential Scholarship
Ohio University Valedictorian Scholarship
John Phillip Sousa Award
Farson Talent Scholarship
Presser Award for outstanding member of her junior class
Yeager Scholarship for study in Oxford, UK
Graduate Assistantships: Florida State University, Marshall University, Ohio University, Southern Methodist University, University of Nebraska-Lincoln

Other Schools Attended

Universities & Conservatories

Bowling Green State University --- Bowling Green, OH
Capital University -- Columbus, OH
Indiana University of Pennsylvania -- Indiana, PA
James Madison University -- Harrisonburg, VA
Luther College --- Luther, IA
Marshall University --- Huntington, WV
Morehead State University --- Morehead, KY
Shanghai Conservatory --- Shanghai, People's Republic of China
Southern Methodist University --- Dallas, TX
State University of New York--Potsdam
Taiwan National Conservatory --- Taichung, Taiwan
University of Akron --- Akron, OH
University of Nebraska --- Lincoln, NE
University of North Texas --- Denton, TX
University of Toledo --- Toledo, OH

High Schools

Amelia High School --- Amelia, OH
Athens, High School --- Athens, OH
Carrollton High School --- Carrollton, OH
Centerville High School --- Centerville, OH
Eastwood High School --- Perrysburg, OH
Federal Hocking High School --- Federal Hocking, OH
Felicity-Franklin High School --- Felicity, OH
Gallia High School --- Gallipolis, OH
Glen Oak High School --- Glen Oak, OH
Goddard High School --- Goddard, KS
Harrison High School --- Harrison, OH
Hillsdale High School --- Jeromesville, OH
Howland High School --- Warren, OH
Hudson High School --- Hudson, OH
Jackson High School --- Jackson, OH
Jackson High School --- North Canton, OH
John Glenn High School --- New Concord, OH
Johnstown Monroe High School --- Johnstown, OH
Lakota West High School --- West Chester, OH
Lancaster High School --- Lancaster, OH
Laurence County High School --- Louisa, KY
Little Miami High School --- Little Miami, OH
Louisville High School --- Louisville, OH
Maplewood High School --- Cortland, OH
Massilon Washington High School --- Massilon, OH
Minster High School --- Minster, OH
Nelsonville-York High School --- Nelsonville, OH
Oak Hills High School --- Cincinnati, OH
Olmsted Falls High School --- Olmstead Falls, OH
Parkersburg High School --- Parkersburg, WV
Portsmouth High School --- Portsmouth, OH
Reynoldsburg High School --- Reynoldsburg, OH
School of Creative and Performing Arts --- Cincinnati, OH
Shaker Heights High School --- Shaker Heights, OH
Springboro High School --- Springboro, OH
Theodore Roosevelt High School --- Kent, OH
Toledo School for the Arts --- Toledo, OH
Tri-Village High School --- New Madison, OH
Trotwood Madison High School -- Trotwood, OH
Warwick High School -- Lititz, PA
Waverly High School -- Waverly, OH
Westerville North High School -- Westerville, OH
Winfield High School -- Winfield, WV
Worthington-Kilbourne High School --- Worthington, OH

Outside Interests

Horseback Riding
Life Guarding
Mountain Biking
Musical Theater
Recording Music
Ultimate Frisbee
Water Aerobics
Web Page Design

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