Dr. Courtney Miller is the oboe professor at University of Iowa where she teaches private oboe lessons, reed classes, master classes and chamber music. Prior to her position at the University of Iowa, she served on faculty at Boston College and Ashland University.
Dr. Miller is a devoted and highly regarded artist and performs throughout the United States, Europe and South America. Her recent album Portuguese Perspectives on MSR Classics is readily available on iTunes, Amazon and Spotify. Fanfare Magazine hails Courtney Miller as “a performer of considerable skill, with an unfailingly lovely sound, abundant technical ability, and a special gift for turning notes into poetry.”
As a chamber musician, Courtney Miller is a core member of the international chamber ensemble, Virtuoso Soloists and a founding member of the Voxman Reed Trio. Also a dedicated orchestral musician, she performs frequently with numerous orchestras around the country such as Orchestra Iowa (IA), The Quad City Symphony (IA), Portland Symphony (ME), the Jacksonville Symphony (FL), the Atlantic Symphony (MA), the Akron Symphony (OH), and the Canton Symphony (OH). Professor Miller is published in the Double Reed Journal and is a frequent performer and presenter at the International Double Reed Society Conferences. In the summer she teaches and performs as faculty at Lutheran Summer Music.
Dr. Courtney Miller has a Bachelor of Music from Florida State University, a Master of Music from Cleveland Institute of Music and a Doctor of Musical Arts from Boston University. Her teachers include John Ferrillo, John Mack, and Eric Ohlsson.
Dr. Courtney Miller is a Lorée Artist.