Janet Rosen, an instrumental teacher and band director at Saxe Middle School in New Canaan, has a B.S. in Music Education from West Chester University (PA); and an M.M. from the Hartt School, Univ. of Hartford. She studied with Louis Rosenblatt, Robert Bloom and Humbert Lucarelli. She is a member of Greater Bridgeport, Norwalk, Waterbury Symphonies and the Harmonia V Wind Quintet. Performances with local groups include Orchestra New England, New Haven and Hartford Symphonies and Oakdale and Bushnell Theaters. She is active as a soloist and freelance performer throughout New England.