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musician

Karen Jeanne Reynolds, musician. Named Fulbright scholar, Paris, 1963-1964. Member Music Teachers' Association, National Flute Association, American Federation Musicians, Finlandia University Finnish Council in American, Phi Kappa Phi.

Background

Reynolds, Karen Jeanne was born on March 24, 1940 in Baraga, Michigan, United States. Daughter of Arthur Johannes and Ila Amanda (Björkqvist) Hill.

Education

Bachelor of Music, University of Michigan, 1962;Master of Arts, University of California San Diego, La Jolla, 1975.

Career

Instructor flute San Diego State University, 1979-1986, The Bishop's School, La Jolla, since 1989, Fairbanks School Performing Arts, Rancho Santa Fe, California, 1998—2002, San Diego Arts and Music Academy, 2003—2004. Free-lance performer ONCE Festivals, Ann Arbor, Michigan, 1961-1963, American Wind Ensemble, Pittsburgh, 1962, American Students' and Artists' Center, Paris, 1963-1964, CROSS TALK Media Series, Tokyo, 1967-1969, Orchestral Space, Tokyo, 1968, New Hampshire Music Festival, Plymouth, 1981. Artistic coordinator CROSS TALK Media Series, Tokyo, 1967-1969, The Pacific Ring Festival, La Jolla, 1986.

Adjudicator solo and ensemble festivals, San Diego, 1980s, San Diego Flute Guild Contest, since 1989. Conductor workshops San Diego Civic Youth Orchestra, 1979, 80, 82, 86. Selection jurist Sibelius Academy Music Festival, Finlandia University, 1999–2002.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Recording artist Electronic/Instrumental Music, Cryptography Research Inc South Dakota 285, Roger Reynolds: all known all white, Pogus P21025-2. Music from the Once Festival: 1961-1966, New World 80567-2.

Membership

Member Music Teachers' Association, National Flute Association, American Federation Musicians, Finlandia University Finnish Council in American, Phi Kappa Phi.

Connections

Married Roger Lee Reynolds, April 11, 1964. 1 child, Erika Lynn.

father:
Arthur Johannes Hill

mother:
Ila Amanda (Björkqvist) Hill

spouse:
Roger Lee Reynolds

child:
Erika Lynn Reynolds