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Dr. Kristen Elizabeth Kean

  • Professor


Contact Information

  • Department: Music
  • Office: Foster 224
  • Mailing Address: Foster 101
  • Email:
  • Phone: 622-1340


Dr. Kristen Kean joined the faculty in the Fall of 2003, where in addition to flute, she teaches freshman music theory and aural skills. She graduated with flute performance degrees from Boston, Southeastern Louisiana and Louisiana State Universities. In addition to solo and chamber music performances in the US and Mexico, Dr. Kean has performed in the sections of the Boston Philharmonic, Acadiana, Jefferson Parish and Baton Rouge Symphonies, and was principal flute of the Orquesta Sinfonica de Monterrey (OSUANL), Mexico. Since coming to Kentucky, she has served as principal flute with the Owensboro Symphony and faculty at Foster Music Camp . She is currently taking lessons in the Alexander Technique, and enjoys playing with her dog, Scrabble, attempting marathons, and cooking.

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