Dr. Alana Rosen joined the Alma College faculty in Fall 2018 as Visiting Instructor of Oboe. She received both her Masters and Doctorate degrees at Michigan State University where she studied with Jan Eberle. Previously, she received her Bachelor of Music at Ithaca College in New York. Dr. Rosen plays both oboe and English horn in orchestras around Michigan, regularly appearing with those in Lansing, Midland, and Jackson. She maintains a private teaching studio and reed making business in Lansing, MI.