STEVEN OCONE is a graduate of Oberlin College and Red Wing Technical College, where he graduated with honors from the band instrument repair program. He honed his repair skills working with Lee Lachman in College Park, MD, and is an active member of the National Association of Professional Band Instrument Repair Technicians. Steve carefully restores both student and professional instru-ments to tip-top playing condition, and can provide references from many happy customers.
ANN QUINN has performed with the Houston Symphony,Texas Opera Theatre Orchestra, Maryland Symphony, Annapolis Opera, and Summer Opera. As clarinetist with the Cimarron Wind Quintet, based in Houston, she was featured on National Public Radio and toured Poland in 1987. She graduated with honors from the Cleveland Institute of Music, where she studied with Franklin Cohen, principal clarinetist with the Cleveland Orchestra. Ann holds a M. Mus. in performance from the State University of New York at Stony Brook where she studied with Charles Neidich. She has taught at Kinhaven and Greenwood music camps and is the founder and director of the Howard County Clarinet Camp. Ann loves teaching enthusiastic clarinet students from beginner to advanced. Call or e-mail for more information.