Clarinetist, Barbara Heilmar, maintains an international career as performer of chamber music, orchestral music, and solo works. She is currently Assistant Professor of Clarinet & Music History at Portland State University, holding diplomas in clarinet performance and in instrumental pedagogy from the Salzburg “Mozarteum” University, along with MM and DMA degrees from UCLA. A native of Germany, she has appeared with various ensembles, including the Salzburg Mozarteum Orchestra, the Tyrol International Music Festival (IOE), the Oregon Ballet Theater, the Oregon Symphony’s “Young Artists’ Debut,” and Peter Schickele’s “PDQ plays PDX” orchestras. Barbara Heilmar also serves as bass clarinetist for the Vancouver Symphony.
Crazy Jane, 2011