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Kay Kim

Posted June 21, 2021
Chicago, IL As an active chamber musician, pianist Kay Kim enjoys concertizing domestically and internationally each season. She has performed in recitals with members of Chicago Symphony Orchestra, New York [...]
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Kamen Vatchev

Posted June 21, 2021
Valparaiso, IN Kamen Vatchev is a native of Bulgaria. He did his undergraduate studies at the Music Academy of Bulgaria, during which time he won First Prize and Special Diploma [...]
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Jennifer Clippert

Posted June 8, 2021
Chicago, IL Jennifer Clippert is Associate Professor of Flute at the University of Wisconsin–Milwaukee. Clippert is a member of the Chicago Philharmonic Orchestra, Present Music (Milwaukee) and a founding member [...]
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Emily Mantell

Posted February 24, 2020
Orland Park, IL Emily Lewis Mantell is a busy freelance cellist in and around Chicago. She is a member of the Illinois Philharmonic Orchestra and the Chicago Sinfonietta. She teaches [...]
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Jeremiah Frederick

Posted May 22, 2019
Chicago, IL Jeremiah Frederick holds the positions of Associate Principal Horn of the South Bend Symphony and Second Horn of the Lake Forest Symphony and plays regularly with the IRIS [...]
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Elizandro Garcia-Montoya

Posted May 22, 2019
Chicago, IL Elizandro Garcia-Montoya is principal clarinet of the Elmhurst Symphony and Fifth House Ensemble. He performs regularly with the Chicago Philharmonic and Chicago Sinfonietta; and during the summers at [...]
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Vannia Phillips

Posted May 22, 2019
Chicago, IL Vannia Philips has been a member of the Chicago Sinfonietta since 1998. She has performed with the Chicago Opera Theater, Chicago Jazz Orchestra, Ars Viva, Lake Forest Symphony, Fulcrum [...]
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Elizabeth York

Posted May 22, 2019
Saint Paul, MN Violinist Elizabeth York is Associate Concertmaster and Personnel Manager of South Dakota Symphony Orchestra, and performs on baroque violin with Lyra Baroque Orchestra. She teaches at the [...]
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John Gaudette

Posted May 20, 2019
Chicago, IL John Gaudette studied at the Curtis Institute of Music in Philadelphia, PA. He played in the Dallas Symphony, CBC Radio Orchestra, and was assistant principal in the Vancouver [...]
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Ricardo Castañeda

Posted May 20, 2019
Oak Park, IL 2021 marks Ricardo Castañeda’s 24th year at Birch Creek and his 21st year as Symphony Session Program Director. Castañeda received his bachelor’s and master’s degrees in music [...]
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