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Laura Harkrider

Head Librarian

BM University of Central Arkansas
MM DePaul University



Laura Harkrider oversees the libraries for the DePaul Symphony Orchestra, DePaul Chamber Orchestra, DePaul Wind Ensemble, and Ensemble 20+.  She is responsible for preparing music for these ensembles, supervising student librarians, and resolving student questions or issues regarding ensemble music or other library related issues.  Laura received a BM in Music Performance from the University of Central Arkansas and an MM in Music Performance from DePaul University.  She is an active freelance bassoonist, and performs and teaches with various groups in the Chicagoland area.