Master Sgt. Laura Henry Shoun is a clarinetist with the Concert Band, The United States Air Force Band, Joint Base Anacostia-Bolling, Washington, D.C. Originally from Apple Valley, Minnesota, her Air Force Career began in 2011.
In 2007, Shoun received a Bachelor of Music degree from Northwestern University and in 2009, she received her Master of Music degree from the University of Minnesota. Before joining the Air Force, Shoun was second clarinetist with the Green Bay Symphony Orchestra. She has also performed with the National Repertory Orchestra in Breckenridge, Colorado and at the Aspen Music Festival. Her primary teachers were Russell Dagon, Steve Cohen and Burt Hara.