Adjunct Instructional Faculty
Diehn School of Music

Patti Carlson

Diehn Center
Norfolk, 23529

Patti Ferrell Carlson began her tenure as Principal Clarinetist of the Virginia Symphony Orchestra in 1978. She is a member of the Virginia Symphony Woodwind Quintet, the Virginia Chamber Players, and is Principal Clarinetist with the Virginia Opera.Active as a recitalist and soloist, Ms. Carlson has been a guest artist with the Norfolk Chamber Consort, the Feldman Society, the International Clarinet Society, and the Virginia Arts Festival. She earned the Bachelor's and Master's degrees in Clarinet Performance at the University of Michigan, and she has completed post-graduate work at the Juilliard School.

M.M. in , University of Michigan, (1983)

B.M. in Music, University of Michigan, (1973)