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Ryan Hobbs

Posted July 5, 2022
Elgin, IL Trumpet professor Ryan Hobbs is a busy freelance musician and teacher and joined the faculty of Illinois Wesleyan University in the fall of 2020 where he teaches applied [...]
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Jeremy Attanaseo

Posted March 4, 2022
Elgin, IL Jeremy Attanaseo is the assistant principal bass of the Elgin Symphony Orchestra. He performs often with the Chicago Symphony Orchestra, Lyric Opera of Chicago, and the Chicago Philharmonic Orchestra. He [...]
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Alan Snow

Posted February 16, 2022
Alan Snow was appointed 2nd Associate Concertmaster of the Omaha Symphony in July of 2021. Since his performance with the Oistrakh Symphony Orchestra at age 13, Alan has performed solo [...]
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Taka Matsunaga

Posted January 8, 2022
Elmhurst, IL As the recipient of the 2021 Conductor of the Year granted by the Illinois Council of Orchestras as well as the third-place winner of the 2020 and 2021 [...]
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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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Faye Seeman

Posted May 20, 2019
Palatine, IL Faye Seeman, principal harpist of the Chicago Sinfonietta and Joffrey Ballet orchestras, is adjunct professor of harp studies at Wheaton College, Northern Illinois University, College of DuPage and [...]
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Piero Guimaraes

Posted May 20, 2019
Associate Faculty, Providence, RI Piero Guimaraes stands at the forefront of a new generation of international performers specializing in orchestral and contemporary music. A native of Brazil, Guimaraes presented the [...]
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Robert Everson

Posted May 20, 2019
Oak Park, IL Robert Everson is the timpanist with several orchestras in the Chicago area, including the Chicago Philharmonic, the Elgin Symphony Orchestra, the Ravinia Festival Orchestra, the Chicago Sinfonietta, [...]
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