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Aidan Dugan

Last updated: July 31, 2023

Oboist Aidan Dugan is an active freelancer and teacher based in Calgary. He holds a Bachelor of Music degree from the University of Ottawa, a Master of Music degree from the University of Texas and an Artist Diploma from the Glenn Gould School. Aidan has performed with many orchestras including the Calgary Philharmonic, NACO, Regina Symphony, Ottawa Symphony, Ontario Philharmonic, Red Deer Symphony, Symphony of the Kootenays, National Youth Orchestra Canada and the National Academy Orchestra. Aidan also works at the Mount Royal University Conservatory as an instructor and most recently won an oboe position in the Canadian Armed Forces. 

Projects & initiatives

NAC Orchestra Mentorship Program

Play it forward! A bold and innovative professional development initiative for talented emerging and early career professional orchestral creatives from around the world.