Welcome to the website of bassoonist and pedagogue Kathleen McLean, Associate Professor of Bassoon at the Indiana University Jacobs School of Music.
Learn more about announcements of upcoming performances, archives of previous endeavors, full audio-visual gallery, and collections of downloadable pedagogical materials. You will also find links to her affiliated professional and education organizations.
Kathleen McLean maintains an active schedule as both a performer and educator. Explore the links above to read her biography as well as more information about her teaching positions, orchestral career, and chamber music experiences.
Recent Blog Posts
- The Story of KKMSolo Bassoon with Electro Track. This is the first trial performance, a sort of experiment. A live performance of an existing CD, "Shimmy Shimmy". CD can be purchased directly from CD Baby at https://store.cdbaby.com/cd/chielmeijering10 https://youtu.be/YI3kxYcX9yM
- Music Grinders Bassoon Quartet by Chiel Meijering – Part 1Please watch the world premiere performance on February 15th, 2020 of Music Grinders Bassoon Quartet by Chiel Meijering – Part 1 https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=72UVYwGtpyo&feature=youtu.be
- Friday, March 6th – Faculty/Student Chamber Music Recital at IU Jacobs School of Music – Auer HallFriday, March 6th 20208:00 pmAuer Hall Featuring Kathleen McLean and bassoon students Nellie Somer Works by Chabrier, Meijering, Stravinsky, Mignone,
- McGill Bassoon Day 2020 in Montreal, Québec CanadaA great weekend working with some fine young bassoon students in Canada. I spent this Saturday giving a master class and performing a recital with colleagues from the Montreal Symphony and students at the McGill University.