Columbus Symphony Orchestra Musicians

Jena Huebner


Double bassist Jena Huebner studied under the renowned pedagogue Lawrence Hurst at Indiana University where she also pursued her interests in ballet and in Early Music. Her graduate degree was done at the Peabody Conservatory with Harold Robinson, principal bassist of the Philadelphia Orchestra. While in Baltimore she had the privilege of playing with the Baltimore Chamber Orchestra and the National Symphony Orchestra among others. She served as assistant principal bassist for the Knoxville Chamber and Symphony Orchestras in Tennessee for three years, also making appearances with the Atlanta Symphony Orchestra and in her hometown with the Jacksonville Symphony Orchestra. After relocating to Louisville, KY she performed regularly with the Louisville Orchestra and Lexington Philharmonic. In 2000 she became a member of the Columbus Symphony Orchestra. When not engaged in musical pursuits, Jena enjoys vegetarian cooking, sewing, seeking beautiful natural settings, and the wide variety of activities involved in parenting her two sons.