Bassoonist Joel Kleinbaum has played professionally with the Des Moines Metro Opera. He received his Bachelor of Music from Boston University, where he studied with legendary bassoonists Matthew Ruggiero and Sherman Walt. In the Portland area, he has performed with Classical Revolution PDX, Alternate Destination — a unique “world-chamber-jazz trio,” the Harrison Hill Chamber Players, and as a freelance bassoonist. Joel also serves as the Co-Director of the Music Studio on Harrison Hill, a cooperative of music teachers, and is a board member for Classical Revolution PDX.
Crazy Jane Prevails, 2015