- MM Sibelius Academy (2016)
- MM in Clarinet Performance and Literature, Eastman School of Music (2012)
- BM in Instrumental Performance, with High Honors, University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign (2010)
- BA in Liberal Arts and Sciences/Anthropology Cum Laude, University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign (2010)
Contemporary Clarinet Repertoire from Finland and the United States - New Ways of Artistic Expression and a Study of Sociocultural Differences
Each concert will focus on selected repertoire based on compositional style, instrumentation or extramusical association for clarinet and bass clarinet by Finnish and American composers composed post-1980.