Collegiate Teaching

North Carolina Agricultural and State University, 2020- current

Adjunct Professor

Courses taught: Woodwind Pedagogy (MUSI 425)

Intro to Music Literature (MUSI 218)

University of North Carolina School of the Arts, 2019-current

Visiting Professor

Courses taught: Music Theory and Musicianship (MUS 0311)

Aural Skills (MUS 0321, MUS 1621)


Forsyth Technical Community College, 2016-current

Adjunct Instructor

Courses taught: Music Appreciation (MUS 110)

Introduction to Jazz (MUS 112)


Guilford Technical Community College, 2014-current

Adjunct Instructor

Courses taught: Music Appreciation (MUS 110)

Introduction to Jazz (MUS 112)


University of North Carolina at Greensboro, 2011-2014

Graduate Teaching Assistant

Courses taught/assisted: Applied Oboe

Fundamentals of Music (MUS 100)

Music Theory/Aural Skills (MUS 201, 202, 205, 206)

Entrepreneurship for the Musician (MUS 402)

Teaching Woodwind Techniques (MUE 365)

Introduction to Musicology (MUS 135)

Music Cultures of the World (MUS 343)


Winston Salem State University, 2006-2011

Adjunct Professor

Courses taught: Introduction to Music (MUS 1301)

Applied Oboe, Bassoon and Violin

Large Ensembles

Fayetteville Symphony, 2nd Oboe/English horn, 2019-present

Orchestra Noir, Oboe, 2017

Durham Symphony, Bass Clarinet, Bassoon, 2016, 2018

Carolina Philharmonic, English horn/Oboe, 2014-2015

Fayetteville Symphony, English horn/Oboe, 2011-2019

Western Piedmont Symphony, Violin/Clarinet/Oboe, 2010-2018

NOVUS Chamber Orchestra, Oboe/English horn, 2010

Winston Salem Symphony, English horn, 2007

Little Symphony of Forsyth County, Violin/Oboe/Saxophone, 2006-2010

Piedmont Wind Symphony, English horn/Oboe/Bass Clarinet, 2004-2010, 2017

Music for Stage

Gallery Players, Woodwinds/Violin, 2018

UNCSA Drama School, Woodwinds/Violin/Synthesizer, 2017-2018

Sammy Davis Tribute, Woodwinds, 2017, 2019

Triad Stage, Woodwinds, 2017

High Point Community Theatre, Woodwinds, 2015-2016

Hickory Community Theatre, Woodwinds, 2015

Community Theatre of Greensboro, Woodwinds, 2014-2017

Drama Center of Greensboro, Woodwinds/Violin, 2014-2016

High Point University Theatre Department, Woodwinds, 2013-2015

Elon University Theatre Department, Woodwinds/Violin, 2012-2018

Twin City Stage/Little Theatre, Woodwinds/Violin, 2004-2012

No Rules Theatre Company, Woodwinds, 2010

UNCSA Nutcracker Orchestra, Oboe, 2009

Cyrus Art Production, Woodwinds/Violin, 2008-2010

Piedmont Opera, Oboe/Clarinet/Violin, 2006-2008

Non-Collegiate Teaching

Non-Collegiate Teaching

UNCG Summer Music Camp, 2012-2019

Musicianship Instructor

Duties: Teach Musicianship Class to students (Grades 6-12)


Maestro's Studio, 2012-current

Woodwind and Strings Studio Instructor

Duties: Instruct woodwind and string students

Recruit new students

Prepare students auditions/competitions

Perform clinics with local schools


Brightest Star School of Performing Arts, 2012

Studio Oboe Teacher

Duties: Teach tenets of playing oboe and reed making


Principal Teachers


Dr. Ashley Barret, 2011-2014

John Ellis, 2003-2008



Dr. Deborah Egekvist, 2012-2014



Dr. Anthony Taylor, 2012-2014

Dr. Kelly Burke, 2011-2012



Dr. Michael Burns, 2013-2014



Dr. Steven Stusek, 2013-2014

Chamber Ensembles

Quintet Sirocco, Oboe/English horn, 2011-current

Salem Trio, Violin/Flute/Clarinet, 2009-2013

Flutes on 4th, Flute/Bass Flute/Piccolo, 2008-2011

Winston Salem Chamber Players, Oboe/Flute/Violin, 2005-2006

Holiday Inn Entertainment, Oboe/Flute/Violin, 2005-2006


Doctorate of Musical Arts

University of North Carolina at Greensboro

Oboe Performance, Music Theory Pedagogy, Multiple Woodwind Performance

Research: The Western American Oboe Reed as Constructed by John Ellis



Master of Music

North Carolina School of the Arts

English horn/Oboe Performance



Bachelor of Music

North Carolina School of the Arts

English horn/Oboe Performance