Praised for his “excellent lyrical playing as well as technical prowess” by the International Clarinet Association, Dr. Jeremy Reynolds enjoys a prominent orchestral, chamber music and solo career. In the Fall 2010, Dr. Reynolds joined the faculty of the University of Denver Lamont School of Music as Assistant Professor of Clarinet after serving as the Principal Clarinetist of the Tucson Symphony Orchestra where his performances consistently brought high praise from critics and public alike. As printed in the Tucson Citizen, “…Jeremy Reynolds has been one of the TSO’s finest recruits able to infuse his solos with such delicacy, exquisite tone and liquid lines as to draw the listener close enough to touch.” He has performed with the Des Moines Metro Opera, Fresno Philharmonic, New World Symphony, National Repertory Orchestra, National Orchestral Institute, and Aspen Music Festival on stage with such great conductors as Michael Tilson Thomas, Robert Spano, Marin Alsop, Alan Gilbert, and David Zinman. Dr. Reynolds has also performed at the International Clarinet Association’s ClarFest (Austin, Kansas City), the University of Oklahoma Clarinet Symposium, International Double Reed Society (Provo), the National Flute Convention (Albuquerque), and the Great Southwest Flute Fest. In Europe, Dr. Reynolds has performed at the Cultural Festival of the World Exposition in Lisbon, Portugal as well as securing a semi-finalist position at the Audi Mozart! International Clarinet Competition in Rovereto, Italy. His playing can be heard on Arizona, Ohio and California Public Radio in addition to the Carl Fischer Publishing Company and Mark Records. Dr. Reynolds has recently recorded Three Betty Andrews Songs by Northern Arizona University Professor and Composer Judith Cloud that will be released by Summit Records in Fall 2010.A dynamic chamber musician, Dr. Reynolds has performed for the Sedona Chamber Music Festival, with the Tucson Symphony Wind Quintet and is currently a member of the Agassiz Duo, a flute and clarinet duo. He has won awards at both the Coleman and Carmel National Chamber Music Competitions as well as collaborating with esteemed artists Itzhak Perlman, Don Weilerstein, Paul Katz, Ronald Leonard, Stefan Milenkovich, and Merry Peckham.In demand as an educator, Dr. Reynolds has taught at Idyllwild Arts Summer Program and held a term as Visiting Assistant Professor of Clarinet at Northern Arizona University where he was added to the roster of Who’s Who in Fine Arts Education. He has previously served on the faculties of the University of Southern California Thornton School of Music, California State University Long Beach and San Marino Public Schools, California. An active clinician, Dr. Reynolds has presented recitals and masterclasses throughout the United States, and the Keeping Score program through the auspices of the San Francisco Symphony. A native of New York, Dr. Reynolds holds degrees from Ithaca College, University of Cincinnati College-Conservatory of Music, and a Doctor of Musical Arts from the University of Southern California Thornton School of Music. At the Thornton School he was named Doctoral Student of the Year and was inducted into the Pi Kappa Lambda National Music Honor Society. His principal teachers include Yehuda Gilad, Monica Kaenzig, Michelle Zukovsky, David Howard, Richard Hawley, Bil Jackson, Ted Oien, Michael Galvan and David Minelli.Dr. Reynolds is a Buffet Crampon USA Performing Artist.