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Ellen Johnson Mosley

Photo: Ellen Johnson MosleyVisiting Assistant Professor of Music - Flute


Dr. Ellen Johnson Mosley is the Visiting Assistant Professor of Music/Flute at Morehead State University and Principal Flutist in the Cave Run Symphony. She performs across the country with the Baird Winds, Traverso Colore Baroque Ensemble, Tornado Alley Flutes, and the Jack Korbel Confluence. Dr. Mosley served as Principal Flutist of the Delano Chamber Orchestra for five seasons and has performed as a concerto soloist with the Delano Chamber Orchestra and the Concordia University Symphony. She is an active adjudicator and presenter at National Flute Association (NFA) conventions, member of the NFA Development Committee, commissioning member of the Flute New Music Consortium, and recipient of the Gunstream community engagement grant from the College Music Society.

Schools that have welcomed her as a Guest Artist/Clinician include Emporia State University, Stephen F. Austin State University, Kansas State University, and the University of Texas at Austin. Dr. Mosley has served as President of the Austin Flute Society, Chair of the Career and Artistic Development Committee for the National Flute Association, and Coordinator of Education and Manager of the Youth Orchestras Program for the Wichita Symphony. Dr. Mosley holds flute performance degrees from Florida State University (D.M.), the University of Texas at Austin (M.M.) and Wichita State University (B.M.). Her teachers include Eva Amsler, Marianne Gedigian, and Frances Shelly.


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