Department of Woodwinds

Bassoon Area

Greetings from the Jacobs School of Music Bassoon studio!

Our students comprise of some of the finest young musicians today, and come from all corners of the globe. Bassoonists at IU benefit from being in an extremely active musical environment where hundreds of talented musicians are striving for the highest in musical achievement. 

The two accomplished professors, William Ludwig and Kathleen McLean challenge their students to constantly expand their horizons musically, professionally, and pedagogically. With backgrounds in orchestral performance, chamber music, solo recording, and pedagogy, students are exposed to a vast array of knowledge and musical excellence every day!