Rachelle Crowell

(720) 207-4075dividerrachelle.crowell@colorado.edu

Instruments & Instruction Offered

Flute (all ages and ability levels)


Lesson Rates

$30 per half hour
$60 per hour


Education & Experience


  • Colorado State University: Masters of Flute Performance, Anticipated 2016
  • University of Colorado at Boulder: Bachelor of Music Education, With Highest Honors, 2014
  • University of Colorado at Boulder: Bachelor of Flute Performance, With Highest Honors, 2014

Teaching Experience:

  • Private Flute Instructor, 2005-Present (Beginner through professional level students of all ages)
  • CSU Graduate Teaching Assistant, 2014-Present (Teaching undergraduate flute students and music appreciation courses)
  • Niwot High School, Student Teacher, 2014 (Conducting orchestra and band rehearsals, leading sectionals, and teaching IB Music Theory)
  • Columbine Elementary School, Student Teacher, 2014 (Teaching Kodaly-based K-5 general music classes, and leading choir rehearsals)

Awards and Accomplishments:

  • Grand Junction Symphony Young Artist Competition, First Place, 2015
  • CSU Symphony Orchestra, Principal Flutist, 2014-Present
  • The Loveland Orchestra, Principal Flutist, 2011-Present
  • Jefferson Symphony International Young Artist Competition, Finalist, 2014
  • Arapahoe Philharmonic T. Gordon Parks Concerto Competition, First Place, 2013
  • Colorado Flute Association First Annual Collegiate Competition, First Place, 2013
  • University of Colorado Symphony Orchestra, 2013
  • University of Colorado Concerto Competition, Second Place, 2012

Primary Teachers:

  • Christina Jennings (University of Colorado at Boulder)
  • Michelle Stanley (Colorado State University)
  • Leone Buyse (Rice University)
  • Carol Wincenc (The Julliard School)
  • Marianne Gedigian (University of Texas at Austin)
  • Brook Ferguson (Colorado Symphony Orchestra, Principal Flutist)