Eben Arias (woodwinds) - Woodwinds
Mr. Arias has been a private music teacher since 2009. He began his collegiate studies at the College of Southern Nevada and earned his Bachelor’s Degree in Music Education from the University of Nevada, Las Vegas. Mr. Arias was a member and performed with the award-winning Jazz 1 Ensemble at UNLV, performing at the Monterey Jazz Festival. He has also toured in Latin America with groups such as the San Juan Project and Willy Zavala. He has been awarded the Outstanding Soloist Award at the University of North Texas Jazz Festival. Additionally, he has performed at the Smith Center with Grammy winners/nominees Take 6, Kirk Whalum, Clint Holmes and Nneena Freelon.