Benjamin Coelho – “Iowa City’s Brazilian Bassoonist”
Benjamin Coelho, bassoon professor at the University of Iowa, describes growing up and working in Brazil, as well as his transition to working in the United States.
Our narrative project features the story of Benjamin Coelho, who describes the influences of growing up in a musical environment. Due to the still-developing music scene in Brazil, Coelho pursues his higher education in New York, where he will meet his wife. Eventually setting down in the Iowa, Benjamin Coelho has found both success as an educator and performer.
School of Music, Iowa City, IA 52242
Copyright © 2014 Keegan Hockett, Joe VanBladel and Ryan Christian
Hockett, Keegan; VanBladel, Joe; and Christian, Ryan, "Benjamin Coelho – “Iowa City’s Brazilian Bassoonist”" (2014). Iowa Narratives Project. 75.