Good to know as my daughter is beginning to play the oboe this school year.
Another wonderful guest poster has lent her time and knowledge to make this post possible:
Karen Hastings has played, taught and performed oboe for over 15 years. She is a University of Utah graduate with a degree in Woodwind Performance and studied with Robert Stephenson; principle oboist, Utah Symphony. She’s an active freelance performer in the Salt Lake area and plays in many local performing groups including: The Orchestra at Temple Square, Utah Wind Symphony, University Wind Ensemble, Utah Philharmonia, substituted in the Utah Symphony, and performed with the University of Utah Singers and A Cappella Choirs, Salt Lake Choral Artists, Salt Lake Pops Orchestra and other community groups. She is currently Principle Oboist with Chamber Orchestra Ogden and recently attended the Midwest Clinic 2014 in Chicago to perform in the Utah Wind Symphony. She currently resides in South Jordan, UT and enjoys spending time cross-stitching, running, reading, and spending…
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