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Rachel Turgoose


Teaches Clarinet, Saxophone, Flute

"Do not fear mistakes-there are none" Miles Davis

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Current Projects

Rachel Turgoose Trio


B.S. Music Education-Kutztown University of Pennsylvania, M.M. Jazz Performance-Texas State University

Current Band(s)/Gig(s)

Director of Instrumental Studies at Central Texas College, Adjunct Jazz Faculty at University of Louisiana Lafayette, Frontwoman for multiple small jazz groups

Favorite Instruments

Saxophone, Clarinet, Flute

Performance Experience

Music Director at Carnival Cruise Lines, Woodwind Instrumentalist at Carnival Cruise Lines, Showband Vocalist at Carnival Cruise Lines, Professional Woodwind Instrumentalist and Vocalist throughout the San Antonio and Austin area

Areas of Instruction

Clarinet, Saxophone, Flute

Teaching Experience

Over 15 years as a private woodwind instructor, 3+ years teaching in higher education, 3+ years as woodwind specialist for San Marcos CISD

Levels Taught


About Rachel Turgoose

With over 15 years of professional performance and teaching experience, Rachel has performed across the globe as a mutiwoodwind isntrumentalist and vocalist.  In addition to helping future instrumental rockstars at Music and Arts, Rachel is the Director of Instrumental Studies at Central Texas College and Adjucnt Jazz Faculty at University of Louisiana.  Rachel is a native of Philadelphia, Pennsylvania and has a Bachelors of Science in Music Education and a Masters of Music in Jazz Performance.  

At Music and Arts, Rachel teaches clarinet, flute, and saxophone lessons to all ages-and loves doing it!  

The Forum Music & Arts 210-566-1920 Selma TX