Conrad Cornelison

R. Conrad Cornelison has worked as Second Bassoonist with the Houston Grand Opera Orchestra since 2015, and has previously held the positions of Principal Bassoon with the Baton Rouge Symphony Orchestra and Principal Bassoon with the Symphony of Southeast Texas. He received his Bachelor of Music degree from The Juilliard School, where he studied with Patricia Rogers (principal bassoon, Metropolitan Opera,) and he received his Master of Music degree from Rice University, where he studied with Benjamin Kamins (former Principal Bassoonist of the Houston Symphony.)