Tarleton State Bands
Dr. Kim Rooney Hagelstein
Dr. Kim Rooney Hagelstein is the Visiting Assistant Professor of Horn at Tarleton State University. A native of Liberty, Missouri, Dr. Hagelstein has performed in six countries and nearly every state in the United States. In addition to teaching, Dr. Hagelstein performs regularly with groups including the Waco Symphony Orchestra, the Lone Star Wind Orchestra, and the LSWO Brass Quintet. Since 2002, Dr. Hagelstein has spent her summers touring Germany with a brass ensemble called Eurobrass and can be heard on their Danket dem Herrn CD released in 2006 and their Würdig ist der Herr CD released in 2010. Before joining the Tarleton faculty, Dr. Hagelstein toured the United States and Canada with the Carl Rosa Opera Company, the New Sigmund Romberg Orchestra, and the Crescent Brass and performed for music festivals in Italy, Ohio, Nevada, and Arkansas. She has published articles in The Horn Call and the Music Research Forum and has been a contributing artist at both regional and international horn workshops. Her hobbies include gardening and making homemade ice cream.
French Horn Professor
D.M.A University of Cincinnati College-Conservatory of Music
M.M., University of Cincinnati College-Conservatory of Music
B.M., University of Missouri-Columbia