Ms. Jean Hein
CONTACT INFORMATIONCOLUMBIA, SC
EARLY MUSIC AFFILIATION(S)Administrator, Artistic Director, Board Member -EMA, Educator
INSTRUMENT(S) PLAYEDClarinet, Recorder
Jean Hein, Baroque recorder performer and clarinetist, is a founding member and director of Columbia Baroque. She was previously a member of the Baroque Soloists of Illinois and Director of the St. Luke’s Recorder Ensemble in Oklahoma City. Hein has toured Ireland and Wales performing Baroque and Celtic music and presented recorder recitals in the Midwest, Southwest and Southeast US. Hein is a member of the music faculty at Claflin University and teaches for the Palmetto Center for the Arts. Hein maintains a large clarinet studio in Columbia, SC. In addition, she plays clarinet with several area orchestras and chamber music groups. She has performed in orchestras and ensembles in Iowa, Illinois, Ohio, Virginia, Oklahoma, North Carolina and South Carolina, and has been on the faculty of Cornell College, Coe College and Columbia College. She holds degrees from the Oberlin Conservatory and Northwestern University, with further study at the University of Iowa.
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