The 11th Competition


Allan VOGEL(oboe)

Principal oboist of the Los Angeles Chamber Orchestra

Hailed as “an aristocrat of his instrument” (Los Angeles times), and “undoubtedly one of a few world masters” (San Diego Union), Allan Vogel is one of America’s leading wind soloists and chamber musicians. Principal oboist of the Los Angeles Chamber Orchestra, he has appeared as soloist with orchestras throughout the country and has been featured at the festivals of Marlboro, Santa Fe, Aspen, Mostly Mozart, Summerfest, Music at Menlo, Sarasota, Oregon Bach and Chamber Music Northwest.
Renowned for his performances of the Baroque literature, Mr. Vogel serves on the advisory board of the American Bach Society, and is a member of Bach’s Circle Baroque Ensemble. He is on the faculty of the California Institute of the Arts, the University of Southern California and the Colburn Conservatory of Music.