Jacob Farmer is a flutist based in the Nashville and greater Middle Tennessee area. As a solo performer and chamber musician, Jacob performs in a variety of settings including solo recitals, weddings, church services, and chamber performances.
During his collegiate career, Jacob has participated in Middle Tennessee State University’s Wind Ensemble, Symphonic Band, Band of Blue, Symphony Orchestra, Concert Chorale, Flute Choir, and various chamber groups. He has also been selected to play in masterclasses for people such as: Marianne Gedigian, Barthold Kuijken, Bart Feller, Jill Felber, and Amy Porter.
Jacob received a degree in Flute Performance and Music Industry at Middle Tennessee State University in May and is currently working towards a masters in Computer Information Systems and Analytics. He previously studied with Ruth Ann McClain and currently studies with Dr. Deanna Little. As an active performer, Jacob is a current member of a flute choir, a woodwind quintet, a symphony orchestra, and other chamber ensembles. He is the recent winner of the 2017 Mid-South Flute Society College Masterclass Competition, South Carolina Flute Society’s Masterclass Competition, and Southern Flute Festival Masterclass Competitions, winner of the 2018 Nashville Summer Orchestral Institute Concerto Competition, and winner of the 2018 Rocky Ridge Summer Music Festival Chamber Music Competition. Jacob is an alumnus of Phi Mu Alpha music fraternity and the Pi Kappa Lambda music honor society. Check out his website at https://jacobfarmerflute.com.
Sarah Hoff is a second year Graduate Assistant pursuing her Masters in Flute performance. She graduated from Tennessee Technological University with a Bachelor’s in Music Education in December 2015. She currently teaches privately at the Music and Arts Center of Murfreesboro, TN.