Amy Marinello


Amy Marinello is the Assistant Professor of Bassoon at the University of Georgia Hugh Hodgson School of Music. Ms. Marinello recently served as Lecturer of Bassoon at Baylor University and has also been on faculty at the University of Dayton and the Cincinnati School for the Creative and Performing Arts. During the summer she is on the faculty of the Interlochen Arts Center Advanced Bassoon Institute.

 Ms. Marinello continues to study toward her Doctor of Musical Arts degree in bassoon performance at the University of Cincinnati College-Conservatory of Music under William Winstead. She holds a Master of Music degree from the CCM, as well as a Bachelor of Music from Louisiana State University.

 Ms. Marinello currently holds a position as second bassoonist with the Cincinnati Chamber Orchestra. She has previously performed with the Waco Symphony Orchestra, the Kentucky Symphony Orchestra, the Dayton Philharmonic Orchestra, the Lebanon Symphony Orchestra, the Louisiana Sinfonietta, and the Baton Rouge Symphony Orchestra. Her experience as a concert soloist includes performances of Michael Daugherty's Dead Elvis, Jurriaan Andriessen's Concertino for Bassoon and Wind Ensemble, and Robert Russell Bennett's Concerto for Woodwind Quintet and Wind Symphony. She is an avid chamber musician, having played in such groups as the Georgia Woodwind Quintet, the Baylor University Woodwind Quintet, the Dayton Philharmonic Orchestra Woodwind Quintet, the Fiato Woodwind Quintet (of which she is a founding member), and the University of Cincinnati College-Conservatory of Music Chamber Players. Ms. Marinello has performed at venues throughout the United States and also internationally in Ireland and Belgium.