Iana Flores, Bassoon coach
The spirit of music and enthusiasm to teach drives Bassoonist Iana Flores, teaching many students ranging in age and skill level. Hailing from Azusa, Flores has her degree in Music Education from California State University, Fresno studying under the direction of Dr. Gary P. Gilroy and Steve McKeithen with private bassoon instructor Lawrence Gardner.
During her time at Fresno State, Flores has climbed up the ladder to being one of the most sought-after woodwind performers in the Central Valley. Performing in ensembles like Wind Symphony of Clovis and Sequoia Symphony Orchestra outside of school as well as leading the Bulldog Marching Band through victories of the Hawaii and Las Vegas Bowl games as their Fresno State Drum Major.
Flores has now settled back to Southern California to pursue her career in teaching music, now seeking out new students who want to uplift the fun in learning music and follow it wherever it may lead them