Stephanie Ratte-Jenkins, clarinet – Stephanie received a Bachelor of Music in Music Education from the Crane School of Music in Potsdam, NY and a Master of Music in Clarinet Performance from Michigan State University where she studied under Elsa Verdehr. She performs with Granite State Symphony Orchestra, Great Water’s Music Festival, Chorus North Shore as well as Infinities Chamber Ensemble, which has performed throughout Massachusetts as a member of Young Audiences. She has also performed with Hanover Chamber Orchestra, Green Mountain Opera Festival, Granite State Opera, Pro Musica, Portland Symphony and Nashua Symphony. Stephanie is presently a lecturer at Keene State College where she teaches the clarinet studio and conducts the Clarinet Choir. She is also on the faculties of the Manchester Community Music School, the Concord Community Music School, and the SYMS program of the University of New Hampshire. Her prior teaching has included music instruction at public schools in New Hampshire, Vermont, and Massachusetts.