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Dr. Linda Knight
Bassoon, Marimba
Wylie, Texas










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Personal Music History
- Started playing marimba at age 5 and continued
   through college
- Played bassoon in high school and college
- Played in the American Youth Band (summer Europe
  tour) and played vibra-harp in a band as a backup
  group for a vocal group in college


NAMES OF BANDS OR ORCHESTRAS THAT I'VE PLAYED IN:
Cambridge H.S. Band
American Youth Band
Knox College Orchestra
Monmouth College Triple Trio and Band


MOST INTERESTING GIG I'VE PLAYED IN:
At age 17, I played "Nola" (Felix Arndt) as a marimba solo with the American Youth Band in a beach pavilion located in Monte Carlo, Monaco.

THE DAY JOBS I HAD THAT SUPPORTED MY MUSIC HABIT:
Middle school, high school and adult Earth and environmental science educator and curriculum developer, author

WHERE I'VE LIVED MOST OF MY LIFE:
Wisconsin, Indiana, and Texas

WHAT I LIKE TO DO WHEN I'M NOT MAKING MUSIC:
traveling, beekeeping

OTHER:
I have raised unusual pets, including: raccoon, squirrel, monkey, and skunk