Hunter Thomas

John Hunter Thomas

Lecturer, Bassoon


John 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 UAH where he is on the faculty.


  • Cleveland Institute of Music
  • University of Louisville

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