Katie’s Biography

While working on her degrees, Katie traveled though Europe with the Boulder Youth Symphony and the Colorado Youth Symphony. She also played in Carnegie Hall with the Flint Youth Symphony and was the featured soloist with the Fort Lewis Percussion Ensemble, Fort Lewis Wind Symphony, Un Poco Trio and the Symphonic Anime Orchestra. She played with multiple orchestras, bands, jazz bands and chamber ensembles.  Now with her BA and MM in Clarinet Performance, Katie enjoys freelancing in North Yorkshire, UK and plays regularly with various chamber ensembles.

She is the founder and director of the Symphonic Anime Orchestra that tours around the US. Katie uses today’s most current technology allowing students to hear and interact with their musical education. She dedicates most of her time to her private students making sure that individuals find the best curriculum and learning environment for them to succeed and enjoy.

Katie is very proud to have published her first method book, WOOT! Elementary Methods for Clarinet. You can also find her other publications, CDs and detailed credentials on this website!