Krista   Jobson

Associate Professor  

Office: EPACB 2.112
Phone: (956) 665-7227
Email: krista.jobson@utrgv.edu
Website: www.kristajobsonflute.com

Dr. Krista Jobson

Krista Jobson serves as Assistant Professor of Flute at the University of Texas-Rio Grande Valley where she instructs flute and is Director of the much-acclaimed UTRGV Flautistas Flute Ensemble. In demand as an artist-clinician, Dr. Jobson has performed and given masterclasses in Australia, New Zealand, Germany, Japan, France, Mexico, and Puerto Rico, as well as all over the United States. She enjoys a multi-faceted career that has included a Principal Flute position in an Air Force band and woodwind quintet, Principal Flute positions in orchestras, chamber music ensembles, multiple concerto soloist appearances, and university teaching positions. Dr. Jobson currently serves as Co-Principal Flute of the Valley Symphony Orchestra, Co-Principal Flute of the Blue Lake Festival Orchestra and Faculty Wind Quintet, Principal Flute of The Trade Winds Recording Ensemble for Carl Fischer Music, and as flutist with several active professional chamber music groups. Recent appearances include a recital at the National Flute Association Convention, in Minneapolis, MN, with Duo Aldebaran flute/guitar duo, and CD recording with Cherry Street flute/flute duo. Dr. Jobson’s current and former students of the UTRGV Flute Studio have enjoyed successes in regional and national competitions, prestigious masterclasses and fellowships, as well as highly competitive summer programs. Many former students have attained jobs in public and private music education around the country, as well as internships and employment at arts centers and symphony orchestras internationally. More information: kristajobsonflute.com





Selected Publications


  • Krista Jobson. CD Recording: "Cherry Street" . Artist: Cherry Street Flute Duo . 2018.

  • Krista Jobson. Assistant Producer for Capital City Brass Band CD: "Hymns and Marches". Sonic Landscapes Studio : 2014.

  • Krista Jobson. The Flute Sonatas of Paul Hindemith and Cesar Bresgen: A Comparative Analysis. Spartanburg, SC: Converse College Press, 2005.

  • Krista Jobson. CD Recording: "Holiday Notes From Home 2001" . Artist: Band of the United States Air Force Reserve . 2001.

  • Krista Jobson. CD Recording: "Holiday Notes From Home 2000" . Artist: Band of the United States Air Force Reserve . 2000.

  • Krista Jobson. CD Recording: "Holiday Notes From Home 1999" . Artist: Band of the United States Air Force Reserve . 1999.



Selected Grants and Fellowships


  • Krista Jobson. Elegy Artist Management , ( 2018)

  • Krista Jobson. Junior Faculty Development Grant: Performance at College Music Society Conference, Vancouver, BC, Canada, $1,325.00 (October 2018)

  • Krista Jobson. Mu Phi Epsilon Foundation James and Lola Faust Chamber Music Grant. , Mu Phi Epsilon Foundation , $5,000.00 (August 2017)

  • Krista Jobson. Junior Faculty Development Grant: Performance of Duo Aldebaran at National Flute Association Convention, Minneapolis, MN, $1,200.00 (August 9, 2017 - August 13, 2017)

  • Krista Jobson. Professional Development: 3-Day Workshop with the Cavatina Duo (Eugenia Moliner, flute and Denis Azabagic, guitar), $2,500.00 (December 2016)

  • Krista Jobson. Junior Faculty Development Grant: Recording sessions and performances at the International Fellowship and Conductors, Composers, and Collaborators (IFC3) hosted by the University of Oregon in Eugene, OR, $500.00 (August 2014)



Selected Presentations


  • Krista Jobson. "Performance in MasterClass for Inara Zandemane," (2011)

  • Krista Jobson. "Performance in MasterClass for Leone Buyse ," (2011)

  • Krista Jobson. "Performance in MasterClass for Michael Gordon," (2011)

  • Krista Jobson. "Performance in MasterClass for Berlin Philharmonic Wind Quintet," (2010)

  • Krista Jobson. "Performance in MasterClass for Borealis Wind Quintet ," (2010)

  • Krista Jobson. "Performance in MasterClass for Shannon Finney," (2010)

  • Krista Jobson. "Chamber Performance, Flute," College Music Society South-Central Chapter Regional Conference, (2009)

  • Krista Jobson. "Performance in MasterClass for Imani Winds ," (2009)

  • Krista Jobson. "Chamber Performance, Flute," UMKC Conducting Symposium, (2009)

  • Krista Jobson. "Performance in MasterClass for Jim Walker ," Beyond the Masterclass, Colburn School, (2008)



Selected Performances and Exhibitions


  • Krista Jobson. "Consortium Commission: Valerie Coleman, new solo work for flute title TBD," (2018)

  • Krista Jobson. "Duo Aldebaran performance, Faculty Showcase for UTRGV HESTEC Conference," Edinburg, TX, USA (2018)

  • Krista Jobson. "Chamber Music Recital, Woodwind Quintet & Dance Collaboration at UTRGV HESTEC Conference," UTRGV Faculty Woodwind Quintet. Edinburg, TX, USA (2018)

  • Hector Rodriguez "Duo Aldebaran performance, College Music Society Convention, Vancouver, BC, Canada," Duo Aldebaran Flute & Guitar Duo. Vancouver, BC, Canada (2018)

  • Krista Jobson. "Performance at National Flute Association Orlando, Cherry Street Flute Duo," Cherry Street . Orlando, Florida, USA (2018)

  • Krista Jobson "Duo Aldebaran Residence at Festival de Música de San Juan," Duo Aldebaran. Matamoros, Tamaulipas, Mexico (2018)

  • Krista Jobson. "Alto, Valley Symphony Chorale," McAllen, TX, USA (2018)

  • Hector Rodriguez "Duo Aldebaran Performance at University of North Texas," Denton, TX, USA (2018)

  • Hector Rodriguez "Faculty Showcase Recital: Duo Aldebaran ," Dr. Krista Jobson, flute; Hector Rodriguez, guitar . Edinburg, TX, USA (2018)

  • Krista Jobson. "Faculty Recital at UTRGV PAC," Dr. Krista Jobson, flute; Dr. Oliver Jia, piano; Dr. Pedro Martinez, trombone; UTRGV 1:00 Latin Band . Edinburg, TX, USA (2018)

Current Courses

MUAP 3205 01 - Applied Flute V:
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MUAP 4205 01 - Applied Flute VII:
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MUAP 1205 01 - Applied Flute I:
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MUAP 1255 01 - Applied Flute II:
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MUAP 1205 02 - Applied Flute I:
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MUEN 1131 05 - Chamber Music for Winds:
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MUAP 2205 01 - Applied Flute III:
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MUEN 3131 05 - Chamber Music for Winds-Flute:
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MUAP 2255 01 - Applied Flute IV:
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MUAP 4205 02 - Applied Flute VII:
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MUAP 3205 02 - Applied Flute V:
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