Dr. Season Cowley currently serves as the Instructor of Clarinet at the University of Nebraska at Omaha, Instructor of Woodwinds at Hastings College, and Principal Clarinet with the Hastings Symphony Orchestra. They regularly perform with ppp Trio and as a soloist, and have been invited to perform as a soloist and chamber musician at the International Clarinet Association’s ClarinetFests® and New Music Weekend, College Music Society regional and national conferences, and NACWPI national conferences. Cowley currently serves on the International Clarinet Association’s Health and Wellness Committee and is a member of the Artistic Leadership Team for ClarinetFest® 2025. Their previously held positions include Adjunct Assistant Professor of Woodwinds at Johnson County Community College. They earned their DMA degree from the University of Nebraska-Lincoln, MM degree from Southern Illinois University, and BM from the University of Nebraska at Omaha in Clarinet Performance. Their primary teachers include Dr. Diane Barger, Dr. Eric Mandat, and Cynthia Nichols.
You can find Season’s 2023 20th Century Music Competition clarinet performance here.