Dr. de Paula came to Western Illinois University in the Fall 2018 following a highly successful year as Adjunct Instructor of Bassoon at the University of Cincinnati/College-Conservatory of Music, where she also taught contrabassoon and reed making alongside the legendary William Winstead. At Western Illinois University, Dr. de Paula teaches applied bassoon & contrabassoon, as well as various academic courses:
Interested in studying bassoon at WIU? The WIU bassoon studio welcomes undergraduate/graduate music majors, music minors, and non-music majors.
For information on how to apply to WIU, please visit www.wiu.edu/music.