2018 Round Top Music Festival
Bassoonist Brian Geise is in his fourth year at the Oberlin Conservatory of Music, where he studies under the tutelage of Drew Pattison. Mr. Geise, an avid chamber musician, was invited to perform on the Oberlin Danenberg Honors Recital with his ensemble The Guintet. As a member of the Oberlin Bassoon Quartet, he performed outreach concerts at Chicago-area high schools on the Oberlin Orchestra’s Oberlin in Chicago tour. In addition to his studies at Oberlin, Mr. Geise was a 2016 Fellow at the Immanuel and Helen Olshan Texas Music Festival. He has performed in master classes for world-renowned bassoonists, including Benjamin Kamins and Judith LeClair. Previous teachers include George Sakakeeny of the Eastman School of Music and Kathleen Reynolds of the University of North Texas.