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Evan Feldman

    Dr. Evan Feldman is Director of Wind Studies and Professor of Music at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, where he conducts the UNC Wind Ensemble and teaches courses in conducting and music education. He also directs the Triangle Wind Ensemble and the Greensboro Symphony Youth Orchestra, and serves as Principal Guest Conductor of the Greensboro Symphony, where he conducts their education, holiday, and pops concerts.
    Feldman is an active guest conductor, clinician, and adjudicator in and outside of the United States, with recent engagements in Switzerland, Romania, Belgium, Spain, and Tanzania, as well as with all-state, all-district, and all-county honor bands in the United States. Under his direction, the UNC Wind Ensemble has twice been invited to perform at the College Band Directors National Association Southern Division Conference.
    The third edition of Feldman’s college textbook, Instrumental Music Education, was released in 2020. He is the author of the first MOOC (massive open online course) dedicated to conducting and rehearsal technique, which has enrolled more than 25,000 students. He has published arrangements and editions of music by Léo Delibes, Ralph Vaughan Williams, George Enescu, Antonin Dvořák, Ariel Ramirez, and Sergei Prokofiev.
    Feldman earned his doctoral degree in conducting from the Eastman School of Music in Rochester, New York, where he studied with Donald Hunsberger and Mendi Rodan and served as an assistant conductor for the Eastman Wind Ensemble and Eastman Wind Orchestra. He received his Master's degree in conducting from Ithaca College and his Bachelor's degree in music from Duke University.