Student success


Graduate school placement

  • University of Michigan

  • Eastman School of Music

  • Cincinnati College-Conservatory

  • Florida State University

  • University of North Carolina School of the Arts

  • Ohio University

professional performance

 Our alumni hold positions in professional ensembles, including:

  • Symphoria (Jessica Wooldridge King, MM, 2nd Bassoon)

  • Roanoke Symphony (Scott Bartlett, BM, Principal Bassoon)

  • U.S. Navy Fleet Bands (Alex Charles, BM)

  • Northwest Florida Symphony Orchestra (Alex Charles, BM, Principal Bassoon)

  • New Leaf Ensemble (Jessica Wooldridge King)

  • Khemia Ensemble (Scott Bartlett, founding and former member)


Our students have held teaching positions in both public schools and universities:

  • Marietta College (Thomas Myers, BM)

  • West Liberty University (Thomas Myers, BM)

  • Waynesburg University (Jessica Wooldridge King, MM, former faculty)

  • University at Buffalo (Jessica Wooldridge King, MM, former faculty)

  • Robert C. Byrd High School, Clarksburg WV, Director of Bands (Thomas Myers, BM)

  • Auburn Elementary School, Riner, VA (Anne Chilcote, BM)

  • Laurel Highlands School District, General Music, Uniontown, PA (Erin Holly, BM)

  • Falls Lake Academy, Creedmore, NC (Lacey Wallace, BM)