KatHERINE Schoepflin JIMOH - Clarinet

Photo by Aleks Karjaka

Photo by Aleks Karjaka

Katherine Schoepflin Jimoh is a Chicago based clarinetist, vocalist, pianist and composer. She is currently a member of Ensemble Dal Niente, University of Chicago’s Grossman Ensemble, and the faculty ensemble at The Walden School. Katherine is the singer, songwriter and pianist for her band Katet. Highlights in Katherine’s career include performing Enno Poppe’s clarinet concerto, Holz, sitting principal clarinetist of the Kakogawa Philharmonic Orchestra in Hyogo prefecture, touring with the National Youth Orchestra of Canada, being a participant at The Henry Mancini Institute in LA, and receiving an Essentially Ellington jazz soloist award for the clarinet. Katherine earned her Bachelor of Music degree from Indiana University where she won the IU clarinet concerto competition and was awarded a Performer’s Certificate. She earned her Master of Music degree from McGill University where she was awarded a full Schulich School of Music scholarship.