Ryan Jensen

Ryan Jensen

Schools Mr. Jensen Teaches At:

Woodbury High School

Mr. Ryan Jensen is a Music Education graduate form the University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire. He has been playing the viola for the past 13 years and has participated in multiple music camps including the Minnesota Music Educators Association Music Camp, St. Olaf College Music Camp, and International Music Camp. During college, Mr. Jensen was a featured soloist with the UW-Eau Claire Chamber Orchestra as well as acting as principal viola for both the Symphony & Chamber Orchestras for three years.

Beyond performing in college ensembles, Mr. Jensen sat as assistant principal viola with the Chippewa Valley Symphony Orchestra. He also performed with the Eau Claire Chamber Orchestra, St. Cloud Symphony Orchestra, and several small chamber ensembles. He also has had the opportunity to record the premiere of two musicals, a single with Bon Iver's Sean Carey, and several other choral, rock, and small ensemble pieces.

Aside from performing, Mr. Jensen continues to teach private lessons and coach high school string players. He served as the viola coach for the Chippewa Valley Youth Symphony for two seasons and was appointed as a string judge for Chippewa Valley High School Solo/Ensemble.

Mr. Jensen has taken chamber music lessons from Tulio Rondon, Nobuyoshi Yasuda, and Ben Sung. His lessons teachers include David Arnott, Tim Nelson, Tulio Rondon, Allison Ostrander, and Aurélien Pétillot.

To view Mr. Jensen's website, including concert dates and student resources please visit: http://sites.google.com/a/apps.district833.org/mr-jensen-orchestra.

You may also leave voice mails at 651-425-4451 or e-mail Mr. Jensen at rjensen@sowashco.org.