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Jenny Mann              Executive Director

Jenny Mann became the Executive Director of the Tuscaloosa Symphony in 2014 and has been the principal bassoonist of the orchestra since 2006.  She is also Associate Professor of Bassoon and Area Coordinator for the Arts Administration Degree at The University of Alabama.  Prior experience includes Director of Ensembles and Scheduling and Chamber Music Coordinator for the Hot Springs Music Festival, Chamber Music Coordinator and Editor of Alabama Music Notes magazine for The University of Alabama.

Ms. Mann holds a Bachelor of Music Education degree from Baylor University, a PreK-12 Teaching Certificate in the State of Texas, a Master of Music from the University of Texas at Austin, began her doctoral studies at the Eastman School of Music and completed the Doctor of Musical Arts degree at the University of Texas at Austin.

She remains an active performer with the Cavell Trio, a trio d’anches dedicated to furthering the genre of reed trio.  They released three recordings on the Blue Griffin label and continue to perform both newly composed and traditional works of the genre.              (205) 752-5515