Jennifer Rhyne

Associate Professor of Flute and Music Theory

Office Location: Mary Baker Russell Music Center - 340

Office Hours: (On Campus) Mon - Fri: By Appointment

  • Professional
  • Biography
  • Video

Additional Titles/Roles

  • Fundamentals I/II


  • D.M.A., State University of New York at Stony Brook
  • M.M., University of Michigan
  • B.M., Oberlin Conservatory of Music
  • B.A., Neuroscience, Oberlin College

Areas of Emphasis or Expertise

  • Flute
  • Sølvvinden Flute Ensemble
  • Music Fundamentals
  • Camas Wind Quintet


Applied Flute Lessons, Directs Solvvinden Flute Ensemble, Teaches Music Fundamentals, Member of Camas Woodwind Quintet, Director of the Summer Flute Workshop

Selected Publications


Jennifer Rhyne is Associate Professor of Flute and Music Theory at Pacific Lutheran University. She holds degrees from Oberlin College and Conservatory of Music, the University of Michigan, and Stony Brook University. She plays Second Flute with Symphony Tacoma, Principal Flute with Vashon Opera, and appears regularly with groups including NW Sinfonietta, Olympia Symphony, Lyric Opera NW, and on programs such as the Icicle Creek Concert Series, the Walla Walla Chamber Music Festival, and the Second City Chamber Music Series. Dr. Rhyne has been a lecturer and clinician across the US and abroad. Her article “Discovering Muczynski’s Unknown Gem” was published in 2019 in The Flutist Quarterly. She served as the Assistant Program Chair for the 2017 National Flute Association’s Convention.

INTERLUDE SERIES: Dances & Goddesses - Symphony Tacoma