Woodwinds Faculty (saxophone)
B.Mus., B.Ed., M.Mus., DMA
A native of Calgary, Kristine Gray began her musical studies at an early age studying classical guitar, voice and saxophone. Kristine obtained her Bachelor of Music degree at the University of Calgary, under the direction of Dr. Jeremy Brown. Kristine has obtained her Bachelor of Education and has been an educator in Calgary, Toronto and Boston as well as having an active private studio. In the fall of 2005, she completed a twelve week Music and Sound Residency at the Banff Centre for Performing Arts. In 2007 Kristine gave a recital at the Julliard School of Music and toured The Netherlands with the Thump Saxophone Quartet.
An active performer and advocate of new music, Kristine has performed with the Calgary Philharmonic Orchestra, the Red Deer Symphony, gives solo recitals and has an active private lesson studio in the Calgary area. Kristine is ABD in her Doctorate of Musical Arts in Saxophone Performance through Boston University, under the direction of Kenneth Radnofsky. Currently she is on faculty at Mount Royal University Conservatory and is the saxophone instructor at the University of Lethbridge.