Theresa Delaplain performs and/or tours regularly as a solo recitalist and chamber musician. Dr. Delaplain is Principal Oboist of the Fort Smith Symphony, the Symphony of Northwest Arkansas, and the Arkansas Philharmonic. Dr. Delaplain teaches Oboe at the University of Arkansas, in addition to teaching music theory, coaching chamber music, and performing in the Lyrique Quinette. She has performed concerti with the Fort Smith Symphony, the North Arkansas Symphony, the Arkansas Philharmonic, the University of Arkansas Symphony Orchestra and Wind Ensemble, and the Thai National Orchestra. Dr. Delaplain earned degrees in Oboe Performance from the College-Conservatory of Music at the University of Cincinnati, Bowling Green State University, and the University of Michigan. Her teachers were Sara and Robert Bloom, Richard Kilmer, John Bentley, Arno Mariotti, and Rachel Brudnoy. Dr. Delaplain has taught chamber music and music theory at the Interlochen Center for the Arts Summer Arts.