Blue Moon Bassoon LLC is a bassoon studio and online store founded by Amanda (Turley) Pierce. Mrs. Pierce is a private bassoon teacher in Austin, Texas with over 10 years of teaching experience. She makes and sells reeds nationally and recently published her first book, the Blue Moon Bassoon Songbook for Beginning and Intermediate Bassoonists. During the summers she is an instructor at Bocal Majority Bassoon Camp and University of Texas Longhorn Music Camp. In addition to teaching and performing, Mrs. Pierce has studied bassoon repair, cleaning and adjustment with renowned instrument technician, Carl Sawicki. She currently teaches 40+ bassoon students of all ages in AISD, LTISD, and EISD and performs as a freelance bassoonist in Austin. She also serves as the Executive Director of the Austin Symphonic Band. Find out more about Amanda here!