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Rebecca Haskins

Adjunct Faculty
Music Department
Applied Oboe
Office: Presser
UMHB Mail Box:UMHB Box 8012900 College St, Box 8012BeltonTX76513
Phone: (254) 295-4678(254) 295-4678
Subjects Taught: Applied Oboe
Degrees Earned: B.M. Oboe Performance - The University of Michigan, M.M. Oboe Performance – The University of Texas

Rebecca Fairweather Haskins is the principal oboist of both the Brazos Valley Symphony Orchestra and the Temple Symphony, and plays second oboe and English horn in the Round Rock Symphony. She has performed with numerous other orchestras and festivals, including the Austin Symphony, Austin Opera, Mid-Texas Symphony, Corpus Christi Symphony, and ZACH Scott Theatre. Rebecca is adjunct instructor of oboe at the University of Mary Hardin-Baylor, as well as a private teacher for many oboe students in central Texas. As a sought-after chamber musician, she is a member of the reed trio Five4Three and plays regularly with the Austin Chamber Ensemble. She has also performed for the Georgetown (TX) Festival of the Arts and Austin Chamber Music Center. She has appeared twice at Carnegie Hall, including as soloist with Irish singer-songwriter Liam Lawton, and can be heard on the soundtrack to Richard Linklater’s film Bernie. Rebecca holds a master’s degree in Oboe Performance from the University of Texas and a bachelor’s degree in Oboe Performance with Teacher Certification from the University of Michigan.