Hunter Thomas, Instructor

Bassoon, Chamber Ensembles  

music notesJ. Hunter Thomas is the Principal Bassoonist for the Huntsville Symphony Orchestra, Huntsville, AL. He previously spent four years as Principal Bassoonist with the National Orchestra of Columbia. He has had great success as a bassoon teacher with students who have gone on to some of the country’s most prestigious schools, to include Indiana University, the Cleveland Institute of Music, and the New England Conservatory, in addition to area schools such as Auburn University and the University of Alabama. He regularly has students enrolled in his studio at UAHuntsville where he is on the faculty.

Faculty Since: 2005


  • Studies at Cleveland Institute of Music
  • Studies at University of Louisville

Research/Creative Activity

  • Bassoon Performance

Phone: 256-824-6436