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Susan Tang

Posted May 11, 2022
Chicago, IL Susan Tang is Associate Professor of Piano at Northeastern Illinois University, artistic director of the Chicago Chamber Music Festival (an intensive summer workshop for young artists) and a [...]
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Janice MacDonald

Posted May 11, 2022
Chicago, IL Performing as a soloist, chamber musician and orchestral player, Chicago native Janice MacDonald has appeared on national and international stages, including Mexico, Ethiopia, Mali, and throughout Europe. She [...]
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Carol Dylan

Posted May 11, 2022
Crystal Lake, IL Carol Dylan comes from a family of professional musicians and has played violin most of her life. She received her Bachelor of Music degree, magna cum laude, [...]
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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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Katherine Kohler

Posted February 13, 2020
Nashville, TN Katherine Kohler joined the Nashville Symphony Orchestra in the fall of 2018 as Assistant Principal and E-flat Clarinet. From 2016-2018 Katherine was the second clarinetist of the Phoenix [...]
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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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Dan O’Connell

Posted May 20, 2019
Chicago, IL Dan O’Connell is the horn instructor at North Central College and maintains a private studio. As a performer, he has played with most of the Chicago area’s great [...]
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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 2022 marks Ricardo Castañeda’s 25th year at Birch Creek and his 22nd year as Symphony Session Program Director. Castañeda received his bachelor’s and master’s degrees in music [...]
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Amanda Grimm

Posted May 20, 2019
Chicago, IL Amanda Grimm enjoys a versatile career as a freelance artist in the greater Chicago area. A graduate of the Oberlin Conservatory and Carnegie Mellon University, she has performed [...]
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