Marsha Heydt

An accomplished woodwind player, she received her Master’s degree in Music Education from The Aaron Copland School of Music, and Bachelor’s degree from the University of the Arts. She has studied privately with Ron Kerber, John Blake, Larry McKenna, Jim Pugh, John Stubblefield, and Roland Hanna. In June 2002, Brooklyn Conservatory’s Professional Development Fund awarded her a grant to advance her studies in jazz arranging and improvisation with Jimmie Amadie. She has been a visiting artist, teaching jazz clinics at various high schools in NYC for Queens College’s Colden Center. She is also a visiting artist, teaching music for The New York Pops, Brooklyn Conservatory of Music, The Manhattan School of Music, Collegiate School and Midori and Friends.