Jonathan Zepp

 A native of Maryland, Jonathan Zepp is the Potomac Winds collective's bassoonist, a frequent performer with the Ars Nova Chamber Orchestra, and an active freelance bassoonist in the Maryland, Washington D.C., Virginia, and Pennsylvania areas. He holds an Artist's Certificate from the University of Missouri - Kansas City Conservatory, a Master's degree from the University of Texas at Austin, and a Bachelor's degree from the University of Maryland at College Park, studying under Marita Abner, Kristin Wolfe Jensen, Sue Heineman, and MaryLee Young. Jonathan has performed across North America and some of Eastern Europe collaborating with a variety of world-class performers and ensembles. In addition to performing, Jonathan teaches a private studio of students aged from middle school through adults.

 In his spare time, Jonathan's enjoys a wide range of hobbies including building and programming electronics, computer and board gaming, assembling and painting miniatures, keeping saltwater reef aquariums, snorkeling and scuba diving, biking, and many others. Some of these projects are detailed on this site including descriptions, pictures, video, and even sometimes schematics and source code. To see sporadic, but more frequent updates usually regarding projects, take a look at his twitter: @DaJMasta.


  • Bassoonist with the Potomac Winds collective - Summer 2017
  • Symphony Number One associate principal bassoon audition winner - Summer 2016
  • Semifinalist, Dayton Philharmonic principal bassoon audition - Spring 2015
  • Semifinalist, Harrisburg Symphony principal bassoon audtion - Winter 2014
  • Philadelphia International Music Festival bassoonist - Summer 2014


 Contact me:

  • The old

    The old

  • PondMaster Robot

    PondMaster Robot

  • The Tyranid Swarm

    The Tyranid Swarm

  • Acoustic Bassoon Pickup

    Acoustic Bassoon Pickup