Sandra Jackson

Instructor of Clarinet, Interlochen Arts Camp

Lecturer, Eastern Michigan University

M.M., Clarinet Performance, New England Conservatory; B.M., Clarinet Performance, University of Illinois

Sandra Jackson is currently on the faculty at Eastern Michigan University. She previously held a faculty position at the University of Toledo.

She is the former principal clarinet of the Orquesta Sinfonica del Estado de Mexico in Toluca, Mexico and has performed with the Chicago Symphony Orchestra, Grand Rapids Symphony, Toledo Symphony, Michigan Opera Theatre, Kalamazoo Symphony, Flint Symphony and the Ann Arbor Symphony.

A founding member of the Lakeview Chamber Ensemble, she has performed with the Cut-Time Players, the Eastern Winds and the Camerata Woodwind Quintet. She was a featured soloist at the Lexington (Michigan) Bach Festival and the International Festival "Week of the Clarinet" in Mexico City, Mexico. She was a prizewinner at the Kurpinski Competition in Warsaw, Poland.

She earned degrees from the New England Conservatory (M.M.) and the University of Illinois (B.M.) and studied with Harold Wright, Richard Waller, John Bruce Yeh, and George Townsend.