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In Studio A with Valade Instructor of Oboe Dwight Parry

Dwight Parry is the principal oboist of the Cincinnati Symphony Orchestra. He  is also a 2018 Valade teaching fellow at Interlochen Arts Camp.

Parry visited Studio A at Interlochen Public Radio to play the oboe sonata by Camille Saint-Saens. He was joined by collaborative pianist Robert Koenig.

Parry talked about his interesting journey to becoming a full-time oboist. He also explained what he sees as being the main differences between a live performance and a recording session. Hear the entire performance and conversation below.

Dwight Parry’s residency at Interlochen is supported by the Valade Fellows Teaching Endowment.

Dr. Amanda Sewell is IPR's music director.