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Rebecca Tobin



Biography

Rebecca Tobin joins the NSO as Second Clarinet for the 2016-2017 season. Originally from Glen Ellyn, Illinois, she completed her graduate studies at Rice University in 2016. As a member of the quintet Midic Winds, she was a 2013 Fischoff National Chamber Music Competition medalist and has since performed throughout the United States. In addition to performing with Spoleto Festival USA, Opera in the Heights, and New World Symphony, Rebecca was a Young Artist Fellow with Houston-based chamber music organization Da Camera. She has received fellowships at the Music Academy of the West, National Repertory Orchestra, and Texas Music Festival. Rebecca earned her undergraduate degree in 2014 at the Eastman School of Music where she was also awarded a Performer's Certificate. Her primary teachers include Richie Hawley, Kenneth Grant, Jon Manasse, and Gregory Smith. 
Rebecca Tobin