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Musician Listing Results

Namesort descending Primary Instrument Secondary Instrument(s) Notes from the Musician Amount Frequency
Aricson J Knoblock
(712) 470-6345
Vocals French Horn
I can perform, teach, and if you're looking for a composer for a small chamber ensemble, solo instrument, or choral setting, I am open for commissions.
$ Per Session
Ben Thessen
(515) 422-2176
Willing to teach trumpet to beginning or intermediate students, and I am also available for gig playing - in either a jazz or classical setting. Usually available most evenings and nights, I have a very flexible schedule.
$Varies per gig
Bethany Brooks
(319) 217-7737
Piano Trombone
I am looking for playing opportunities! I have experience accompanying, and as a church pianist. Feel free to contact me with any questions!
$Varies Per Session
Claudia Aizaga
(319) 575-4446
Flute Alto Flute Flute, Alto Flute and Piccolo lessons and performance $25 Per Session
Donovan Klutho
(563) 726-3853
Tuba Violin I would like to perform. $Any money
Jason Andriano
(319) 830-7775
I have been teaching private lessons through the UNI Community School of Music for a year now. If you are interested in lessons please contact Nicole Green, at, to set up an introductory meeting!

I, as well as my brass quintet, are also available for any variety of performance opportunities. Please feel free to contact me with any inquires!
José Calderon
(319) 383-4450
Clarinet TrumpetVocalsPianoFluteAlto FluteOther
I am a current undergraduate student here at the University of Northern Iowa. I am from West Liberty, IA, and I moved here to Cedar Falls in pursuit of my degree in Music Education (Instrumental).

A background in my musical/teaching experience:
- Has taught Saxophone privately in summer 2016
- Has taught Clarinet primarily in a group sectional setting as a section leader
- Was the 2015-2016 Principal Clarinetist of the Quad City Youth Philharmonic Orchestra.
- Has been a guest conductor for the Iowa City Senior Center’s “Linn Street Band.”
- Have had numerous Musical Librarian Positions for both High School & Collegiate Chamber/Large ensembles
- Earned 10+ "Division I" performance ratings in High School Solo & Ensemble
- Has performed twice in "Outstanding Performers" Showcase in Ames, Iowa in 2015 and 2016
- Currently, have learned and performed on 5 different instruments, currently earning proficiency on Piano (as it is a requirement for a Music Degree at UNI).

Currently, my musical experience attending UNI:
- Have participated in the UNI Symphonic Band for 3 semesters
- Have participated in the UNI Clarinet Choir and Studio from Fall 2016 - Present Day
- Have earned a B+ or higher for my Clarinet Juries, with my most recent one being an A-

I am able to teach beginner to intermediate. I can perform proficiently on Clarinet and intermediately on Trumpet and Flute, can offer lessons for beginners on Clarinet, Trumpet, Flute, and Saxophone.

I am flexible with payment, please contact me with enough time and sufficient information before hand to get an estimation.
Kayla Nissen
(319) 404-7642
Piano VocalsFlute I am looking to teach. $20 Per Session
Kristin Rasmussen
(360) 632-7758
Other Clarinet
My Primary instrument is Oboe! I'm willing to both teach Oboe or Clarinet, and perform!
Monica Chen
(319) 575-8110
Violin Piano
Hello! I am currently one of the violin graduate assistants here at UNI. I have been teaching at all levels and performing professionally for a few years now. My hourly teaching rate is listed, however if you would like to inquire about my performance rate or other details, please email me and I would be happy to discuss further details with you!
$30 Hourly
Rachel Bearinger
(319) 238-3412
Trumpet Guitar
I have been teaching private lessons to trumpet students of all skill levels and guitar students up to intermediate ability for 5 years. My hourly private lesson rate is included here.

I am also experienced in performing with guitar & voice or trumpet for private parties, weddings, and other events. Please contact me for more information about event payment rates, and feel free to visit to hear some of my work!
$20 Hourly
Rishi Kolusu
(563) 209-1016
I am available to teach beginning and intermediate trumpet lessons! As a performer, I have lots of experience jumping into an ensemble in preparation for a church service or other professional functions. Groups I have played with include UNI Jazz Band One, the Northern Iowa Wind Symphony, the Northern Iowa Symphony Orchestra, Biscotti Brass, and the Disciples of Chris.

Myself, as well as Biscotti Brass, is available to perform at weddings, church services, special events, and schools. Please reach out if you need a trumpet player or brass quintet for your event!

Please note that the rate mentioned is for lessons.
$20 Hourly
Sara Roth
(319) 296-6702
Other Piano
I can assist with composing, arranging or transcribing pieces (various pricing). I also have a music studio in Reinbeck, IA, with more information at
Shiqun Ou
(814) 596-2538
Flute Alto FlutePiccolo
Graduate Student at Univeristy of Northern Iowa,
(Master of Music, Flute Performance)

Undergraduate degree from The Pennsylvania State University
(Bachelor of Music, Flute Performance)

Accepting new students for private lessons
$30 Hourly
Tanner Helms
(319) 361-6833
Piano Clarinet
I can accompany for anything and I'm even willing to give beginner lessons to anyone interested.
$30 Per Session
Thomas Mortenson
(701) 659-3545
Trombone Teach and perform $
Thomas Sparks
(319) 541-0327
Other FluteClarinet
I'm a saxophonist in the area and I'm always looking to play on different gigs! I play Baritone Saxophone as a primary but I have an alto and tenor. I also double on Clarinet, Flute, and Bass Clarinet.
$10 Hourly