Dennis Davies-Wilson holds a Bachelor of Music Education and a Master of Music in Music History and Literature from the University of New Mexico, and a Master of Library Science (Music Specialization) from Indiana University. He is currently Library Director of the UNM-Los Alamos Branch library. A bassoonist, Dennis has performed in the Opera Southwest Orchestra and has been a guest bassoonist with the Santa Fe Symphony and the Sangre de Cristo Chorale. He has also performed on early instruments with Música Antigua de Albuquerque since 1988. He is the recipient of the 2012 New Mexico Academic Librarian of the Year Award.