Joy Hoffman, MM
Instructor of Music - Bassoon
Fine Arts Center
Joy Hoffman is an active freelance bassoonist and teacher. Though originally from
Laurel, Maryland, she has now lived in the south for over a third of her life. She
performs regularly with the Augusta Symphony and the Pensacola Symphony Orchestra
and subsfor other orchestras throughout the southeast. In 2019, Joy served on the
faculty of Emory University's Summer Bassoon Extravaganza.
Joy is currently a doctoral candidate at the University of Georgia and is researching ADHD in professional classical musicians. She received her M.M. from University of Maryland in 2011 and her B.M. from Florida State University in 2009.