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Lamont School of Music

Faculty: General Education

Conrad Kehn

Conrad Kehn

Conrad Kehn is a composer, improviser, performer, educator, writer and artist. He is the founding Director of The Playground; a chamber ensemble dedicated to modern music.

  • Office: Newman Center Room 426
  • Phone: 303. 871 6977
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Ray   Kireilis, D.M.A.

Ray Kireilis
  • Office:  Newman Center for the Performing Arts, Room 309
  • Phone:  303-871-6371
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  • Background: 

    Dr. Kireilis is principal clarinet of the Colorado Springs Symphony. He recorded his CD, American Clarinet, with the Da Vinci String Quartet. Kireilis also has recorded for Spectrum and Music Heritage Society.

    Dr. Kireilis founded the International Clarinet Competition and the International Clarinet Society. He holds music degrees from the University of Michigan and North Texas University, where he played with the legendary One O'Clock jazz band for five years.