Sarah Nowlin is the former Director of Bands at The Summit Country Day School in Cincinnati, Ohio where she spent 16 years building a successful band program in an independent school environment. She has served as Instructor of Clarinet, and Director of Intermediate Bands at the Interlochen Arts Academy Summer Camp. Ms. Nowlin has performed with the Dayton Philharmonic and Sorg Opera Company. She was also the Instructor of Clarinet at Transylvania University in Lexington, KY and Stivers School for the Arts in Dayton, OH. Ms. Nowlin has performed extensively with the Prestige Clarinet Quartet and she has performed at the Oklahoma Clarinet Symposium 1995, 2006, and 2008, and International Clarinet Association Clarinetfest 2008, 2009, 2011. She was chosen as a performer/lecturer at the 1998 International Clarinet Association Clarinetfest, lecturing on Augustin Kubizek’s, Three Sketches op. 44/2, for clarinet quartet. Ms. Nowlin studied with Ronald de Kant, David Etheridge, and Raymond Wheeler.