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Nina Laube

Winds, Bassoon

2022 Fellow, 2020 Virtual Fellow

Nina Laube makes “her moments on the bassoon a mini-celebration,” according to the Colorado Gazette. Originally from the Chicago area, she has enjoyed performing alongside inspiring artists across the country. Notably, she has performed with the New York Philharmonic, Rochester Philharmonic Orchestra, and Colorado Springs Philharmonic and has benefited from fellowships at the Colorado College Summer Music Festival, Round Top Festival Institute, Texas Music Festival, and Atlantic Music Festival.Nina currently studies with Judith LeClair at The Juilliard School, where she is a candidate for a master’s degree. She completed her bachelor’s degree at the Eastman School of Music under the instruction of George Sakakeeny. Upon unanimous nomination of the woodwind faculty at Eastman, she was awarded a Performer’s Certificate recognizing the outstanding performance of select graduates. In 2019, Nina was a finalist in the Meg Quigley Vivaldi Competition and was awarded an honorable mention.At The Juilliard School, Nina has cherished the opportunity to explore electronic media with the Center for Innovation in the Arts. In May of 2021, she premiered an original multimedia artwork on the program “Beyond the Machine: Emerging Artists and Art Forms.” Nina’s work in this discipline addresses climate change by generating music from ecological data.