Richard Hoenich

Richard Hoenich

Co-Director

Jo Ann Simpson

Jo Ann Simpson

Co-Director

In Person Faculty 2021

In the eventuality that government regulations regarding COVID19 prevent us from meeting in person, In Person Faculty will join us online.

Joelle Amar

Joelle Amar

#virtualbvbd2020, Faculty 2013-2021

Bassoonist, contrabassonist and teacher, Montreal Quebec Canada

Jim Ewen

Jim Ewen

Faculty 2013, 2015, 2018, 2019, 2021

Retired bassoonist and contrabassoonist of the Winnipeg Symphony, Winnipeg Manitoba Canada. Founder of SKOOKUM REEDS and supporter of The Paul Buttemer Scholarship Fund.

Nadina Mackie-Jackson

Nadina Mackie-Jackson

Guest Faculty 2014, 2021

Most widely recorded Canadian bassoonist in history, advocate for the creation of new music for bassoon, President and founder of The Council of Canadian Bassoonists.

Mathieu Harel

Mathieu Harel

#virtualbvbd2020, Guest Faculty 2017, 2020-2021

Associate principal bassoon Orchestre Symphonique de Montreal and professor Conservatoire de Musique de Montreal, Montreal Quebec Canada.

Glenn Einschlag

Glenn Einschlag

#virtualbvbd2020, Guest Faculty 2019-2021

Principal bassoon Buffalo Philharmonic, Buffalo New York USA and professor The Glenn Gould School Toronto Ontario Canada.

Benjamin Glossop

Benjamin Glossop

#virtualbvbd2020, Guest Faculty 2020-2021

Bassoonist and composer in Ottawa Ontario Canada. Ben’s Rackett of Bassoon and his bassoon quartet “Fun Music” will be premiered at #hybridbvbd2021.

Gabriel Globus-Hoenich

Gabriel Globus-Hoenich

2021 Rhythm Coach

Montreal native, now based in New York City where his career reflects a deep love for the worlds of jazz, classical music, and world music.

Online Faculty 2021

Shane Wieler

Shane Wieler

Master bassoon technician, Faculty 2013-2021

Owner and technician Marcus-Wieler Bassoon Workshop Toronto Ontario Canada and supporter of the Paul Buttemer Scholarship Fund.

Mathieu Lussier

Mathieu Lussier

#virtualbvbd2020, Guest Faculty 2013, 2020-2021

Bassoonist, conductor and composer with Arion Orchestre Baroque and Universite de Montreal, Montreal Quebec Canada.

Andrew Burn

Andrew Burn

#virtualbvbd2020, Guest Faculty 2015, 2020-2021

Historical bassoonist and reed specialist at Bassoons.ch Basel, Switzerland.

Christopher Millard

Christopher Millard

#virtualbvbd2020, Guest Faculty 2016, 2020-2021

Principal bassoon National Arts Centre Orchestra of Canada and professor at University of Ottawa, Canada

Gareth Thomas

Gareth Thomas

Guest Faculty 2018, 2021

Second bassoon with the Cleveland Symphony Orchestra, Cleveland Ohio USA.

Gustavo Nunez

Gustavo Nunez

#virtualbvbd2020, Guest Faculty 2020-2021

Principal bassoon Royal Concertgebouw Orchestra Amsterdam, The Netherlands and professor at Robert Schumann Hochschule Dusseldorf, Germany.

Benjamin Kamins

Benjamin Kamins

#virtualbvbd2020, Guest Faculty 2020-2021

Renowned bassoonist and professor at Rice University's Shepherd School of Music, Houston Texas USA.

Daryn Zubke

Daryn Zubke

#virtualbvbd2020, Guest Faculty 2020-2021

University of Memphis Tennessee, specialist on French and German system bassoons.

Katie Brooks

Katie Brooks

#virtualbvbd2020, Guest Faculty 2020-2021

Principal bassoon The Winnipeg Symphony, Winnipeg Manitoba Canada.

Kathleen McLean

Kathleen McLean

Guest Faculty 2021

Bassoon Professor Jacobs School of Music at Indiana University Bloomington, Indiana. Former Associate Principal Bassoon, Toronto Symphony Orchestra, Canada. An advocate of new music, Kathleen has commissioned works by many living composers and has premiered several new bassoon concertos and chamber works written by Chiel Meijering.

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