UCF Music Department
Andrew West

Andrew West

  • Adjunct

Andrew.West@ucf.edu
407-486-9749
Office Hours: Wednesday, 10am-5pm
Campus Location: PACM229

Drew West serves as Adjunct Instructor of Bassoon at the UCF Music Department.  Mr. West has earned degrees from Stetson University (BM) and Texas Tech University (MM, DMA).  He has previously studied bassoon with Richard Meek, William Ludwig, Jeff Keesecker, Ashley Heintzen and Douglas Kehlenbrink.

Dr. West was for six years Assistant Principal Bassoon and Contrabassoonist of the Lubbock Symphony Orchestra.  He has also performed with the Abilene Philharmonic, Midland-Odessa Symphony, Roswell Symphony Orchestra, San Angelo and Big Spring Symphony Orchestras.  Here in Florida he has performed with the Orlando Philharmonic Orchestra, Brevard Symphony Orchestra, The Villages Symphony Orchestra, Central Florida Lyric Opera, Space Coast Symphony Orchestra, Daytona Solisti, Southern Winds Wind Symphony, and the Rhapsody Wind Quintet.  In the Fall semester of 2013, Mr. West performed Nino Rota's Concerto for bassoon and orchestra with the UCF Symphony Orchestra, under the direction of Dr. Laszlo Marosi.  In 2001, Drew was the national winner of the MTNA performance competition in Washington D.C., where he competed in the category of collegiate woodwind soloist.

Mr. West and faculty oboist Jamie Strefeler host an annual Double Reed Day for middle and high school students, which features a recital, masterclasses, reed-making sessions and a double-reed ensemble.

Education

  • D.M.A. in Bassoon Performance from Texas Tech University (2014)
  • M.M. in Bassoon Performance from Texas Tech University (2007)
  • B.M. in Bassoon Performance from Stetson University (2004)

Courses

No courses found for Spring 2018.

Course Number Course Title Mode Date and Time Syllabus
80279 MVW1214 Secondary Bassoon Face2Face F 11:30AM - 12:20PM Not Online
No Description Available
80284 MVW1414 Bassoon Ⅰ Face2Face F 11:30AM - 12:20PM Not Online
No Description Available
80778 MVW2424 Bassoon Ⅱ Face2Face F 11:30AM - 12:20PM Not Online
No Description Available
80293 MVW3434 Bassoon Ⅲ Face2Face F 11:30AM - 12:20PM Not Online
No Description Available
80524 MVW3434 Bassoon Ⅲ Face2Face F 11:30AM - 12:20PM Not Online
No Description Available
80298 MVW4444 Bassoon Ⅳ Face2Face F 11:30AM - 12:20PM Not Online
No Description Available
80303 MVW5454 Bassoon Ⅴ Face2Face F 11:30AM - 12:20PM Not Online
No Description Available
80619 MVW6464 Bassoon Ⅵ Face2Face F 11:30AM - 12:20PM Not Online
No Description Available

No courses found for Summer 2017.

Course Number Course Title Mode Date and Time Syllabus
10244 MVW1214 Secondary Bassoon Face2Face W 11:30AM - 12:20PM Not Online
No Description Available
10248 MVW1414 Bassoon Ⅰ Face2Face W 11:30AM - 12:20PM Not Online
No Description Available
10253 MVW2424 Bassoon Ⅱ Face2Face W 11:30AM - 12:20PM Not Online
No Description Available
10258 MVW3434 Bassoon Ⅲ Face2Face W 11:30AM - 12:20PM Not Online
No Description Available
10478 MVW3434 Bassoon Ⅲ Face2Face W 11:30AM - 12:20PM Not Online
No Description Available
10311 MVW4444 Bassoon Ⅳ Face2Face W 11:30AM - 12:20PM Not Online
No Description Available
10313 MVW5454 Bassoon Ⅴ Face2Face W 11:30AM - 12:20PM Not Online
No Description Available
10595 MVW6464 Bassoon Ⅵ Face2Face W 11:30AM - 12:20PM Not Online
No Description Available
Course Number Course Title Mode Date and Time Syllabus
80286 MVW1214 Secondary Bassoon Face2Face W 11:30AM - 12:20PM Not Online
No Description Available
80291 MVW1414 Bassoon Ⅰ Face2Face W 11:30AM - 12:20PM Not Online
No Description Available
80838 MVW2424 Bassoon Ⅱ Face2Face W 11:30AM - 12:20PM Not Online
No Description Available
80300 MVW3434 Bassoon Ⅲ Face2Face W 11:30AM - 12:20PM Not Online
No Description Available
80534 MVW3434 Bassoon Ⅲ Face2Face W 11:30AM - 12:20PM Not Online
No Description Available
80305 MVW4444 Bassoon Ⅳ Face2Face W 11:30AM - 12:20PM Not Online
No Description Available
80310 MVW5454 Bassoon Ⅴ Face2Face W 11:30AM - 12:20PM Not Online
No Description Available
80645 MVW6464 Bassoon Ⅵ Face2Face W 11:30AM - 12:20PM Not Online
No Description Available

No courses found for Summer 2016.

Updated: Feb 3, 2016

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