Kristen Wolfe-Jenson

Kristen Wolfe-Jenson


“…She has simply turned in the finest-played bassoon recital I have ever heard”, said the American Record Guide about Kristin Wolfe-Jenson’s CD, Shadings. Ms. Jensen is Professor of Bassoon at The University of Texas at Austin Butler School of Music, and is also on the faulty at the International Festival Institute at Round Top, Principal Bassoonist with the River Oaks Chamber Orchestra, Founding Director of the Meg Quigley Vivaldi Competition and creator of In addition to Shadings, she has a number of other critically acclaimed solo and chamber music recordings, many of which are now available on her YouTube channel, as is her tutorial series, “The Herzberg/Kamins Reed Making Method”. She has given guest recitals and masterclasses at many major American music schools, as well as in South America and Europe, and her former UT students hold major orchestral and university faculty positions.

Bassoon Masterclass of Standard Bassoon Repertoire

Piano Lab

Kristin Wolfe Jensen will coach students on standard solo repertoire.


Ann K. Gebuhr Ghost Dance for Solo Bassoon