Claire Kuebler, a Yamaha Performing Artist, received her Doctor of Musical Arts degree at The Catholic University of America while studying with Alice Weinreb. As a Yamaha Performing Artist, Dr. Kuebler has presented masterclasses and clinics in Kentucky, Arizona, Minnesota, Tennessee, Georgia, Florida, Texas, Virginia, Washington, D.C. and throughout the Midwest. Recent performances include the Annapolis Symphony Orchestra, Illinois Symphony Orchestra, Southern Illinois Music Festival, Paducah Symphony, The Kennedy Center, The Meyerson Symphony center and recordings with the Washington Winds under the direction of Ed Peterson. Dr. Kuebler's recent affiliations include the Valdosta Symphony Orchestra, the Southern Illinois Symphony, Arlington Symphony, Keys Chamber Orchestra, Capital Wind Symphony, Capital City Opera and the United States Army's Fife and Drum Corps. In addition, Ms. Kuebler served as faculty for the 2005 Georgia Govenor's Honors Program and Southern Illinois University Carbondale in 2006. Dr. Kuebler performs exclusively on a YFL-994AH.