Joni Hollis McCraw has been teaching woodwinds for more than 45 years. A busy freelance musician, she has performed in more than 125 musical theater productions on everything from piccolo to baritone saxophone. As a clarinetist she has performed with the Vermont Symphony, Vermont Mozart Festival, the Indian Hill Symphony, and many other groups. She has a degree in applied music from the University of Massachusetts. Joni studied clarinet and saxophone privately with Joseph Allard at the New England Conservatory of Music and flute with Nancy Jerome.