Better Education. Brighter Future.

Carmen Rose - Music Teacher



B.M. in Flute Performance from Illinois State University
M.M. in Orchestral Performance from Webster University

Professional accomplishments

Premiered the world's first ocarina concerto and recorded seven ocarina albums.


Our Mother of Perpetual Help Church in Maryville, IL

Interests/hobbies/talents (inside or outside of academia):
Water skiing, kneeboarding, and swimming.

Any pets? 
An Australian cattle dog mix named Oakley.

What is the one thing you couldn’t teach without?

What is your favorite thing about your career?
Those "Ah ha!" moments when things really click for a student.

Which teacher had the greatest impact on you?
My beginning band teacher (my dad!) who got me started in music.

What is your favorite vacation spot or where you dream of vacationing?
Kentucky Lake is my favorite vacation spot.