What I do
Adjunct Faculty, Oboe & English Horn
Oboe, English horn
Bierhaus received her BA in music from Carleton College, where she graduated magna cum laude and with honors in musical performance. She holds her MM in oboe performance from the Eastman School of Music and her doctorate of musical arts from the University of Colorado at Boulder, where she received honorable mention in the 2006 Honors Competition. While a student, Bierhaus participated in summer festivals at the Brevard Music Center, Round Top and the National Repertory Orchestra. Her teachers have included Peter Cooper, Richard Killmer, Merilee Klemp, Andreas Lorenz, Laura Griffiths and Cindy Watson. She currently maintains an active private teaching studio and teaches oboe and chamber music at the Lamont School of Music and Regis University.
- DMA, oboe performance, University of Colorado, 2009
- MM, Oboe performance and pedagogy, Eastman School of Music, 2004
- BA, music, Carleton College, 2002