Evan Lynch is currently pursuing a Doctorate of Musical Arts degree in clarinet performance from The Ohio State University and plans to graduate in May 2017. He has performed as a soloist and chamber musician nationally and internationally, including performances in Belgium, China, Israel, and Italy. Orchestral playing experience includes performances with the Westerville Symphony Orchestra (OH), Montgomery Symphony Orchestra (AL), Columbus Symphony Orchestra (GA) and he was a finalist for the International Clarinet Association Orchestral Audition Competition in 2014.
Mr. Lynch holds a bachelor’s degree in clarinet performance from Arizona State University and a master’s degree in higher education administration from Auburn University. In conjunction with his master’s degree in administration, he served as summer camp director for the Auburn University Band Department for five years. His principal clarinet teachers include Caroline Hartig, Robert Spring, David Odom, and Jeremy Reynolds, all of whom have set an inspiring example as active members and leaders within the International Clarinet Association.