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Your one-stop oboe shop

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Oboe and English horn soloist Dr. Kendra Hawley has performed internationally as a chamber musician, opera, ballet, theater, and orchestral player. She is currently a core member of the Nu Deco Ensemble, Miami City Ballet, Palm Beach Opera, and Tesserae Collective, a collaborative chamber music organization.


  • Graduate of the Interlochen Arts Academy

  • B.M. from Arizona State University

  • M.M. from the College-Conservatory of Music at the University of Cincinnati

  • Professional Performance Certificate at Lynn University

  • DMA at Stony Brook University


Dr. Hawley's primary oboe teachers include Pedro Díaz, Joseph Robinson, Dr. Mark Ostoich, Martin Schuring, Daniel Stolper, and Petrea Warneck.

In addition to her professional performances and memberships, Dr. Hawley is also dedicated to music instruction:

  • Adjunct Oboe Professor - Palm Beach Atlantic University

  • Adjunct Oboe Professor - Palm Beach State College

  • Teaching Artist with NuDeco NXT

  • Former Teaching Artist with Miami Music Project

  • Artist in Residence:

    • Alexander W. Dreyfoos School of the Arts

    • Bak Middle School of the Arts

    • Independence Middle School

    • Jupiter Middle School of Technology


Dr. Hawley maintains a highly selective private studio.

Please contact her directly for more details.

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