Associate Principal Oboe
Associate Principal Oboe Neil Tatman serves as principal oboist for the Reno Philharmonic, the Arizona Opera Orchestra, and the Music in the Mountains Festival Orchestra, and is co-principal oboist of the Arizona Musicfest. Since 2014 he has been a frequent extra oboist and English hornist with the San Francisco Opera. Neil completed his master's and doctoral degrees at Indiana University, where he was a student of Jerry Sirucek. He has taught at Indiana University, The University of the Pacific, California State University-Sacramento, and The University of Arizona, and has appeared internationally as a soloist and recitalist. This is Neil's 22nd season at Carmel Bach Festival since 1982.