Originally from Central Florida, Jensen Bocco has fostered a love for the bassoon from an early age. After graduating from the Interlochen Arts Academy, Jensen studied with Richard Ranti of the Boston Symphony at New England Conservatory, where he received his B.M. in music performance. He is currently based in New York City, where he is working towards an M.M. in Orchestral Performance at the Manhattan School of Music with William Short of the Metropolitan Opera. Previously, Jensen has been a fellow at the Aspen Music Festival.
In his free time, Jensen enjoys photography and outdoor activities such as hiking and rock climbing.