Rebecca Johnson

 

Flutist Rebecca Johnson has been on the faculty of Eastern Illinois University since 2007, and is a member of the chamber orchestra Sinfonia da Camera. Internationally, she has performed and taught at the Convención Internacionál de las Flautistas in Quito, Ecuador, most years since 2009.  She was first involved in the National Flute Association as the Assistant Program Chair for the 2008 convention and served as the Exhibitor Concert and Showcase Coordinator from 2008-2013. She served the organization as Secretary through the fall of 2016, and is currently serving as the Program Chair for the 2019 NFA convention. She was invited to play at each NFA convention from 2010-2016. Dr. Johnson was a Rotary International Ambassadorial Scholar to the Royal Northern College of Music in Manchester, England where she studied with renowned flutist Peter Lloyd. She holds degrees from the University of Illinois (DMA), the University of Louisville (MM), the Royal Northern College of Music (PGDip, PPRNCM) and the University of Northern Iowa (BM). Her major teachers include Angeleita Floyd, Kathleen Karr, Jonathan Keeble and Peter Lloyd.