Jefferson Howard

2022 Round Top Music Festival

Jefferson Howard
Bassoon
Arvada, CO
University of Illinois
Jefferson Howard is a bassoonist from Denver, Colorado. He holds a Bachelor of Music from the University of Northern Colorado and is currently pursuing a Master of Music from the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign. He is an active freelance bassoonist both in central Illinois and the Denver metro area. He has performed with the Littleton Symphony, Champaign-Urbana Symphony, Denver Philharmonic, Greeley Philharmonic, Loveland Orchestra, Stratus Chamber Orchestra, Sinfonia da Camera, as well as the Eastern Festival Orchestra in Greensboro, NC. He currently serves as a teaching assistant at the University of Illinois. His principal teachers include Tristan Rennie, George Sakakeeny, and Timothy McGovern.