- Professor of Clarinet
- Director, Division of Woodwinds, Brass, and Percussion
Hawkins named to University of Michigan School of Music Hall of Fame
April 25, 2019
Clarinet professor Richard Hawkins was recently named to the 2019 University of Michigan School of Music, Theatre, and Dance Hall of Fame. The Hall of Fame was established to recognize and honor individuals who have made outstanding contributions to society, their profession, or the university. Hawkins has been on the Oberlin Conservatory faculty since 2001. In addition to his teaching and performing career, Hawkins has been influential in the design and manufacturing of clarinets and clarinet mouthpieces for the music industry since 1990.
Faculty Composer Jesse Jones Featured on New Oberlin Music Recording
December 2, 2021
"In Profile" includes performances by Oberlin students, faculty, and guests.
Winners Named in Oberlin’s 2021 Senior Concerto Competition
November 18, 2021
Four instrumentalists will perform with the Oberlin Orchestra in April and May 2022.
Conservatory Percussion Department Prepares for Life After a Legend
March 8, 2021
Pablo Rieppi to teach at Oberlin in 2021-22 as professor Michael Rosen concludes remarkable tenure.