Jennifer Wohlenhaus is the Principal Oboist of the Des Moines Symphony. She recently completed her Doctor of Music Arts degree at the University of Iowa and holds a Master of Music degree in Oboe Performance from the San Francisco Conservatory of Music and a Bachelor of Music in Applied Music-oboe from Drake University. Her major teachers have included John de Lancie and Jay Light. Ms. Wohlenhaus is the oboist in the Polaris Wind Quintet and performs frequently as a freelance oboist in the Des Moines area. In addition to performing, she is a Teaching Associate at Drake University and an Applied Music Associate at Grinnell College.