Barbara Hois

  • MUS 0115 — The Alexander Technique; MUS 0519 — Flute; MUS 0672 — Chamber Music


Barbara Hois teaches flute, chamber music  and Alexander Technique at University of Pittsburgh.  Her music degrees are in Music Education from Arizona State University (BME 1981) and Flute Performance from Cincinnati Conservatory (MM 1984). Coming to Pittsburgh in 1984 as a member of the Con Spirito Woodwind Quintet, she also played in many local orchestras. Her Alexander Technique training is from The Alexander Foundation in Philadelphia (AT Certification 1995).  She also teaches Alexander Technique at the Pittsburgh School of Massage Therapy and Chautauqua Institution. 

Courses Taught

Private Flute Instruction

Chamber Music

Alexander Technique 

Education & Training

  • MM, Cincinnati College - Conservatory of Music

Faculty Groupings

Performance Faculty



Other Department Positions

Director of Chamber Music