Kathleen Reynolds joined the College of Music at the University of North Texas as Professor of Bassoon and Woodwind Chamber Music Coordinator in the fall of 1995. In 2011 she became Coordinator of the Woodwind Area. She is principal bassoon of the Dallas Opera Orchestra and performs regularly with the Dallas Symphony, Dallas Chamber Orchestra, and Fort Worth Symphony. She has performed with the Peter Britt Music Festival, the Fredericksburg Festival, and Montana Chamber Music Festival with members of the Muir String Quartet.
Prior to her appointment at UNT, Ms. Reynolds was a member of the Rochester Philharmonic for twenty-two years and taught at SUNY Geneseo, Nazareth College, and the Hochstein School of Music. EcoClassics recorded her solo bassoon CD with pianist Michele Levin and clarinetist Mitchell Lurie. She is a graduate of the Eastman School of Music and studies with K. David Van Hoesen, Norman Herzberg, and Bernard Garfield.