Rebecca Tobin, clarinet
Rebecca Tobin is Acting Associate Principal Clarinet with the Kansas City Symphony for the 2017/18 season. Previously she was Acting Second Clarinet with the National Symphony Orchestra in Washington, D.C. Originally from Glen Ellyn, Illinois, she completed her master's degree at Rice University in 2016. Tobin has participated in Spoleto Festival USA, Music Academy of the West, National Repertory Orchestra, Texas Music Festival, and she was a Young Artist Fellow with chamber music organization Da Camera of Houston. Tobin earned her bachelor's degree in 2014 at the Eastman School of Music where she was also awarded a Performer's Certificate. Her primary teachers include Richie Hawley, Kenneth Grant, Jon Manasse and Gregory Smith.