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Rob Detjen

Dr. Rob Detjen

Assistant Professor


Rob Detjen joins the faculty at the University of Southern Mississippi as the Assistant Professor of Music—Horn. Dr. Detjen grew up in Southeast Alaska and holds degrees from the Conservatory of Music and Dance at the University of Missouri-Kansas City, Southern Methodist University, and the University of Oregon. He attended the Aspen Music Festival and School for multiple summers as a fellowship student.

Dr. Detjen is an active educator, performer, and arts administrator. His additional faculty experience includes teaching positions at Harold Washington College, Jackson State University, Jacksonville University, Millsaps College, and Pittsburg State University. He has performance experience in a wide variety of settings and currently serves as fourth horn of the Mississippi Symphony Orchestra and second horn of the Meridian Symphony Orchestra and Gulf Coast Symphony Orchestra.

  • DMA - University of Missouri-System Office (2016)
  • MM - Southern Methodist University (2002)
  • BM - University of Oregon (2000)

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