Chester Ouellette - Private Music Teacher, Ensemble Director, Musician - Springfield, MA, USA

Kellyann Chester Ouellette

Springfield, MA, USA


Private Music Teacher, Ensemble Director, Musician


I am a woodwind specialist who has 20+ years experience in teaching piccolo, flute, clarinet, saxophone and recorder and performing in over 45 musicals as a musical theater pit orchestra Reed 1 Player. I also have Wedding Instrumentals business serving CT and Western and Central MA for 27 years and have performing with Blue Collar Project, a Modern Country, Southern Rock, and Blues Band out of Southbury, CT for 2 years.

Work History

Lead and Harmony Vocalist, Flutist, Saxophonist, and Composer, Arranger

Blue Collar Project - Band

November 2010 - May 2011

Clarinet and Saxophone Section Conductor

Northwest Regional High School - Region # 7 in Winsted, CT

January 2008 - March 2013

Owner, Instructor

The Flute Institute & Other Woodwinds

From December 1991

Owner, Performer

Wedding Instrumentals

January 1984 - April 2011


Wedding Instrumentals

Kellyann also has run her Wedding Music Consultant and Performing business for over 20 years. She is currently booking weddings for the upcoming Spring, Summer, and Fall Bridal Seasons for 2013. Book early. Wedding Instrumentals offers a variety of musical ensembles including Flute & Piano/Organ, Flute and Guitar Duo, Flute/Violin/Cello Trio. Music Genre range from Classical to Jazz to Pop and Broadway. Wedding Instrumentals uses professional musicians who are Music Graduates of Julliard School of Music, Manhattan School of Music, Yale University, Hartt School of Music from the University of Hartford, SUNY at Purchase and Central CT ST University, who perform regularly with the Springfield, Hartford, and New Haven Symphonies as well as professional ensembles in Boston. Let us book your music for your Wedding Ceremony, Cocktail Hour, Reception Dinner, and/or even your Rehearsal Dinner. Add a touch of elegance to the biggest day of your life! Contact Kellyann at or check out Wedding Instrumentals on Facebook at

The Woodwind Institute (formerly known as The Flute Institute and Other Woodwinds)

Kellyann is in her 21st year of private teaching. She teaches piccolo, flute, clarinet, saxophone, and recorder to students ages 7 - Adult. She currently has a few openings in West Hartford, Winsted/New Hartford areas, and in the Springfield area. Check her out on Facebook, and at

Northwestern Regional Jr. High and High School #7, Winsted, CT

Kellyann worked at Reg. #7 at the Jr. High and High School levels for 4 years from 2009 - 2013 as the Clarinet and Saxophone Specialist. She conducted group classes 1 - 2 times per week.

White Christmas at The Landmark Community Theater (Thomaston Opera House)

Kellyann is currently performing in the Pit Orchestra for White Christmas as Reed 1 player, playing piccolo, flute, clarinet, and alto saxophone. Come check out a new musical based on the old movie "White Christmas". It will certainly get you in the holiday spirit and maybe even get you to sing along with the fantastic cast as they sing all of the famous songs of Irving Berlin. "White Christmas" runs from November 23 - December 9th, 2012. Kellyann has performed as Reed 1 Pit Orchestra Musician in over 45 musicals in CT Theaters such as the Warner Theater, The Goshen Players, The Hartford Children's Theater, The Central CT State University Drama Dept., The New Britain Repertory Theater, The Starlite Cabaret in East Hartford, CT, The Beckley Dinner Theater in Berlin, CT, The CT Repertory Theater at UCONN in Storrs, The Windham Theater Guild, The Berlin Summer Theater, The Spirit of Broadway Theater in Norwich, CT, and The Thomaston Opera House (Now known as The Landmark Community Theater), as well as several local high school musical productions over the past 20 years.

Blue Collar Project

Blue Collar Project is a very versatile & talented 4-piece Modern Country, Southern Rock, & Blues Cover Band. Kellyann is the lead vocalist, harmony singer, flutist, saxophonist, & acoustic rhythm guitarist. Other instrumentation in the band includes electric guitar, bass, and percussion. Blue Collar Project performs at clubs, campgrounds, fairs, & private parties. Check us out on Facebook at, or You can also contact us via direct e-mail at
Contact Blue Collar Project to book your nect event!

Qualifications & Certifications

Music Education

Central Connecticut State University

Music Education

Ithaca College

Flute & Chamber Music

New England Conservatory

Uxbridge High School

New Lebanon Regional High School

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