Instructors

Noah Meinecke

Instrument(s): Clarinet, Bass Clarinet Noah loves music and has been playing both clarinet and bass clarinet for a number of years. He is currently a clarinet performance major at Wichita State University and is involved in band, orchestra, clarinet ensemble, and more. During high school, he was involved with regional and all-state ensembles as well…

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Juan Mireles

Instrument(s): Cello Mexican cellist Juan Guillermo Mireles Morales is interested in bringing a better understanding and appreciation of arts and sciences to the general public. He has participated in masterclasses and festivals in Mexico, the US, Spain, Italy, and Germany. Juan previously played with the National Symphony of Mexico and is now playing with the…

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Rilla Stone

Instrument(s): Piano Rilla Stone earned her Bachelor of Music in Piano from Oklahoma State University in 2017. She is currently working towards a Master of Music degree in Piano Pedagogy at Wichita State University. While at WSU, she served as a Graduate Teaching Assistant where she taught class piano, private lessons, and accompanied Woman’s Glee…

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Alaina Adkins

Instrument(s): Flute Alaina earned her BME at the University of Arkansas and is a graduate student at Wichita State University. She is pursuing a masters degree in Music Education and studying flute with Dr. Carmen Lemoine. In addition, she is currently the band director for a local private school in Wichita, KS for grades 4-10.…

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Dylan Brule

Instrument(s): Percussion Dylan received his bachelor’s degree in music performance from the Metropolitan State University of Denver in 2018. He is currently a graduate student at Wichita State University working towards a master’s degree in Percussion Performance and studies with professor Gerald Scholl. At WSU, Dylan is a graduate teaching assistant and plays with various…

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Tamara Cox

Instrument(s): Violin Tamara Cox is a dedicated violinist majoring in Music Education at Wichita State University. While growing up in the Kansas City area, she was very active in her school orchestra and participated in both Olathe Youth Symphony and Kansas City Youth Symphony. As a member of the Academy Orchestra in Kansas City Youth…

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Mitchell Probst

Instrument(s): Guitar, Bass Guitar, Piano, Ukulele Mitchell received his associate’s degree in music performance from Hutchinson Community College in 2018. He played in The Hutchinson Community College Combo, Big Band, and Lab Band and occasionally fills in for HCC shows. Mitchell has had formal training in Jazz, Blues, Rock, Bluegrass, Classical and Metal, and plans…

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Julie Bogner

Area: Kindermusik Julie graduated with a Music Education degree from KU in 1993 and taught preschool-8th grade music before receiving her Kindermusik training & licensing in 1997. She has taught in various locations for over 20 years. Julie has played bassoon and clarinet in different local bands & orchestras.

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Sheaukang Hew

Instrument(s): Violin Sheaukang has a DMA from the University of Oklahoma in violin performance and ethnomusicology. She has an MM in Music History and her BM is in violin performance, also from OU. She teaches music at Butler Community College and regularly performs at church and in local jam sessions. While at OU, she played…

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Quentin Wallace

Instrument(s): Trombone, Baritone, Beginning Brass Quentin received his Bachelor of Music from WSU and his Master of Arts in trombone at the University of Iowa. He taught instrumental music in the public schools for 30 years and taught brass methods at Friends University for 9 years. He is currently playing with the Aerotones Big Band…

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