Diane Heffner, clarinet, plays regularly with Dinosaur Annex Music Ensemble, Alea III, Emmanuel Music, Prism Opera, and Opera Aperta. As a period clarinetist, Ms. Heffner performs regularly with Boston Baroque, Handel & Haydn Society, Philharmonia Baroque Orchestra, the Classical Wind Quartet, “Killing Frost”, and The American Classical Orchestra.
She has recorded on the Telarc, Erato, Harmonia Mundi, Cedille, CRI, Arabesque, GM, Koch, and Troy record labels. Ms. Heffner is on the applied faculty at Tufts University and the All-Newton Music School. She received both BM and MM degrees with honors from the New England Conservatory where she studied clarinet with Joseph Allard and chamber music with Rudolph Kolisch and Leonard Shure.