Woodwind Faculty

Madalyn Mackey

Flute Faculty

Madalyn Ellingson Mackey holds a Bachelors Degree in Flute Performance from the University of Minnesota where she studied with Julia Bogorad-Kogan, principal flute of the Saint Paul Chamber Orchestra, baroque flute with Immanuel Davis, and pursued studies in piccolo outside the university with Roma Duncan Kansara, piccolo player of the Minnesota Orchestra.  She has...

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Jocelyn Odegard

Clarinet & Saxophone Faculty

Jocelyn Odegard serves as secretary and plays clarinet for the Julien Winds. She has been with the Julien Winds since its inception as Julien Chamber Winds in the fall of 2014. Her music career started when she went to the University of Northern Iowa to study music education for two years. There, she studied clarinet with Jack Graham and Jason Weinberger and also...

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Dennis Williams

Bassoon, Oboe & Saxophone Faculty

Dennis Williams was the Founder and Director of the Dubuque Chorale for 35 years and principal bassoonist with the Dubuque Symphony Orchestra for 20 years. He taught music at the University of Dubuque for 29 years and has served as an adjunct faculty member at Clarke University, UW-Platteville and NICC. He is a board member of the Dubuque Arts Council and serves as...

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Upcoming Events

Fall Preschool Class

Preschooler’s Music 

For Ages 4-6
Mondays 1:00-1:30 PM
Starts on...

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News

Jul
19
2018
NISOM Awarded $50,000 in Grants

We are excited to announce NISOM was recently awarded over $50,000 in...

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