Stephanie An is a classically trained clarinetist currently enrolled in her fourth year at McMaster University for Honours Music with a Minor in Mental Health and Drug Addiction. Throughout her undergrad career, Stephanie has been part of both McMaster Concert Band as well as McMaster Music Cognition society. Stephanie has also been a guest musician for An Instrument For Every Child, demonstrating the clarinet.
Outside of practicing her instruments, Stephanie enjoys spending her time researching the awareness of mental health within the musician community. As an aspiring music therapist, Stephanie hopes to further her mental health studies and how music can improve one’s well being.
Stephanie contributed an important piece to our blog on the pioneering efforts of women who were crucial in building and shaping the music therapy profession. Read her work here: