Christine Damm, D.M.A.

Assistant Professor of Music; Director of Jazz Band Ensemble

  • 1800 College Ave
  • Quincy, IL 62301
  • North Campus A102
  • 217-228-5432 ext:3159

Dr. Christine Damm is Assistant Professor of Music for Quincy University.  She is the Director of the Hawk Express Jazz band and teaches applied woodwind lessons.  She is the Principal Clarinetist with the Quincy Symphony Orchestra and maintains a successful private woodwind studio.  She has performed extensively as a clarinetist with the Quincy Symphony Orchestra, San Angelo Symphony Orchestra, Kansas City Chamber Orchestra, Champaign-Urbana Symphony, and the Prairie Winds.  She is an advocate of new music and has premiered several works for the clarinet.  In addition, she regularly gives music clinics to area schools.  Her dissertation, Beginning Clarinet Instruction: a Survey of Pedagogical Approaches, was published in the Missouri Journal of Research in Music Education.  Christine received her DMA in clarinet from University of Missouri – Kansas City, MM in clarinet from the University of Illinois, and a BA in music from Quincy University.  Read more>