Adjunct Instructor of Flute
Department of Music
Flutist Julie Baker is an active performer and pedagogue in the Greater Cincinnati area. Ms. Baker holds the position of Adjunct Instructor of Flute at Mount St. Joseph University and teaches at the Music Academy at the Mount. When not teaching, Ms. Baker spends her time performing with Schoolhouse Symphony which performs over 250 concerts per year in for school children in the Cincinnati and Northern Kentucky schools.
Ms. Baker is currently pursuing a Doctorate at the University of Cincinnati, College Conservatory of Music. Before coming to Cincinnati for her masters, Ms. Baker attended the University of Texas at Austin where she earned a Bachelor of Music in Applied Flute. Principle teachers include Jack Wellbaum, Bradley Garner, Marianne Gedigian and Karl Kraber.
Recently, Ms. Baker has performed at the 2011 National Flute Association convention and as a finalist in the Kentucky Flute Society’s Young Artist and Orchestral Audition Competitions where she won 3rd and 2nd prize, respectively. Prior to that Ms. Baker has been a semi-finalist in the Maine International Competition (2009), the Frank Bowen Young Artist Competition (2005), and winner of the Austin Flute Club Junior (1999) and Senior (2000) Young Artist Competitions as well as a winner of the Pearl Amster Concerto Competition (2000).