Artists

2017 CBMF Festival Artists

 

  • CBMF Debut: 2017
  • Orchestra
  • Section Bass - Louisiana Philharmonic Orchestra, Extra Musician - New York Philharmonic, Double Bass Professor - Tulane University
  • Eastman School Music, B.M. with Distinction, 2005; SUNY Purchase, M.M., 2007
  • Personal Website
  • CBMF Debut: 2017
  • Gypsy Jazz
  • Violinist with the Rhythm Future Quartet -Violinist with the John Jorgensen Quintet -Assistant Professor at the Berklee College of Music
  • Hartt Conservatory, 2008
  • CBMF Debut: 2017
  • Opera
  • Assistant Stage Manager, Opera Santa Barbara (2017) Stage Manager, Winter Opera St. Louis (2017) Production Stage Manager, Pacific Conservatory Theatre (2014-2016)
  • College-Conservatory of Music, MFA in Stage Management, 2014
  • Personal Website
  • CBMF Debut: 2017
  • Opera
  • Boston Conservatory, Simpson College, Emmanuel Music
  • Boston Conservatory, MM Opera Performance, 2018
  • Personal Website
  • CBMF Debut: 2017
  • Orchestra
  • Resonanceworks, Pittsburgh PA The Juilliard School, MM 2010 Castleton Festival, Castleton VA
  • The Juilliard School, MM, 2010
  • CBMF Debut: 2017
  • Orchestra
  • Boston Conservatory, Simpson College, Emmanuel Music
  • Boston Conservatory, MM Opera Performance, 2018
  • Personal Website
  • CBMF Debut: 2017
  • BMI - Songwriter Association
  • Middlebury College, BA 1999
  • Personal Website
  • CBMF Debut: 2017
  • Opera
  • Opera Theatre of Saint Louis, Boston Lyric Opera, New England Conservatory
  • New England Conservatory of Music, M.M. 2017
  • Personal Website
  • CBMF Debut: 2017
  • Orchestra
  • San Diego Symphony Orchestra, The Juilliard School, Columbia University
  • The Juilliard School, Master of Music, 2005

  • CBMF Debut: 2017
  • Orchestra
  • Artosphere Festival Orchestra, New Haven Symphony Orchestra, Sarasota Opera Orchestra
  • The Juilliard School, B.M., 2003; Manhattan School of Music, M.M. 2005
  • CBMF Debut: 2017
  • Opera
  • Mannes School of Music SUNY Purchase College Martina Arroyo Foundation Opera Ensemble
  • Mannes School of Music, Professional Studies Diploma, 2018
  • CBMF Debut: 2017
  • Personal Website
  • Orchestra
  • Flagstaff Symphony Orchestra Granados Music Institute Institute for Professional Excellence in Coaching (iPEC)
  • University of Colorado at Boulder, B.M. Flute Performance, 2010; The University of North Carolina School of the Arts, M.M. Flute Performance, 2012; iPEC, Professional Certified Coach
  • Personal Website
  • CBMF Debut: 2017
  • Orchestral Fellow
  • Principal with Northeastern Pennsylvania Philharmonic substitute with New Jersey Symphony Orchestra substitute with American Ballet Theatre
  • Rutgers, DMA, 2018
  • CBMF Debut: 2017
  • Orchestral Fellow
  • Austin Symphony, Tetractys New Music Ensemble, Sunset ChamberFest
  • USC, BM, 2011, UT Austin, MM, 2015
  • Personal Website
  • CBMF Debut: 2017
  • Orchestra
  • Richmond Symphony Orchestra (VA) Verbier Festival New World Symphony
  • The Juilliard School, Master of Music, 2010
  • CBMF Debut: 2017
  • Orchestral Fellow
  • New World Symphony, Spoleto Festival USA, Doublestop Foundation Double Bass Ambassador
  • Rice University, MM, 2015
  • Personal Website
  • CBMF Debut: 2017
  • Orchestra
  • Sirius Quartet, Seven)Suns, Mannes College of Music
  • Aaron Copland School of Music (CUNY Queens College), Masters in Violin Performance, 2006
  • CBMF Debut: 2017
  • Orchestra
  • Kansas City Symphony, Concertmaster Philadelphia Orchestra
  • The Juilliard School, BM '06, MM '08

  • Personal Website
  • CBMF Debut: 2016
  • Opera
  • University of Cincinnati, College-Conservatory of Music, Binghamton University, Chautauqua Institution
  • CCM, Masters of Music, 2017
  • Personal Website
  • CBMF Debut: 2017
  • Orchestra
  • Granados Music Institute, Soloist, Classical Jam
  • Mannes College of Music, BM in Performance, 1986; Manhattan School of Music, MM in Performance, 1988
  • CBMF Debut: 2017
  • Orchestra
  • Kansas City Symphony, Park University
  • Juilliard School, MM, 2003
  • CBMF Debut: 2017
  • Orchestral Fellow
  • Yale School of Music, University of Michigan
  • Yale School of Music, MMA, 2017; Yale School of Music, MM, 2016; University of Michigan, BM, 2014
  • CBMF Debut: 2017
  • Orchestral Fellow
  • New England Conservatory (2016-Present), Curtis Institute of Music (2012-2016), Ravinia Steans Music Institute (2015 & 2016)
  • Curtis Institute of Music, Bachelors of Music, 2016
  • CBMF Debut: 2017
  • Opera
  • CCM Opera, Indiana University Opera Theater, Indianapolis Symphony Orchestra
  • College-Conservatory of Music, Master of Music, 2016-2018. Indiana University, Bachelors of Music, 2012-2016
  • CBMF Debut: 2017
  • Orchestra
  • Arts Fusion Initiative, Banda Magda
  • The Juilliard School, BM, 2011; The Juilliard School, MM, 2013
  • Personal Website
  • CBMF Debut: 2017
  • Opera
  • Cincinnati Chamber Opera, Atlanta Opera, Castleton Festival
  • Westminster Choir College, Bachelor of Music, 2014, College Conservatory of Music at the University of Cincinnati, Master of Music, 2016
  • Personal Website
  • CBMF Debut: 2017
  • Opera
  • Assistant-director, Metro State University, Fall Opera Ensemble Program (Denver) Director of Voice, Theatrical, & Specialized Programming, Parlando School of Musical Arts (Boulder)
  • University of Colorado, Boulder BFA Theater performance (2004), City University of New York, MA Applied Theater (2012)

  • CBMF Debut: 2017
  • Orchestral Fellow
  • The Oberlin Brass Quintet, Spoleto Festival Orchestra, Kaohsiung Symphony Orchestra
  • The Juilliard School, MM, 2017
  • CBMF Debut: 2017
  • Orchestra
  • Dallas Symphony Orchestra, University of North Texas
  • Carnegie Mellon University, Artist Diploma, 2011
  • CBMF Debut: 2017
  • Opera
  • Metropolitan Opera, Palm Beach Opera, Ravinia's Steans Institute
  • Northwestern, BA/BM (African History, Piano), 2011; Oxford, MSt (Harpsichord and Musiclogy), 2012
  • Personal Website
  • CBMF Debut: 2017
  • Orchestral Fellow
  • Houston Grand Opera - Principal Clarinet Aperio, Music of the Americas - Clarinet, Bass Clarinet Da Camera - Young Artist
  • Rice University, MM, 2016
  • Personal Website
  • CBMF Debut: 2017
  • Ensemble/Orchestra
  • Cellist of Voxare String Quartet, Cellist and Artist Director of Classical Jam, Teaching Artist at the New York Philharmonic Orchestra
  • The Juilliard School, Artist Diploma, 2014
  • CBMF Debut: 2017
  • Orchestral Fellow
  • New England Conservatory, Harvard University, New Music Ensemble (NME)
  • New England Conservatory, M.M., 2018
  • Personal Website
  • CBMF Debut: 2017
  • Orchestra
  • University of Denver, Lamont School of Music Colorado springs Philharmonic
  • Conservatoire National de Region de Paris, MM chamber music, MM Performance, 2005; Ecole Normale de Musique de Paris, DMA, 2005
  • Personal Website
  • CBMF Debut: 2017
  • Opera
  • New England Conservatory of Music, Odyssey Opera, International Vocal Arts Institute
  • University of Ottawa, English, 1985
  • Personal Website
  • CBMF Debut: 2017
  • Orchestra
  • Bavarian Radio Orchestra, Hochschule für Musik Munich, Richard Strauss Conservatory
  • Munich Hochschule für Musik, M.M., 1980

  • CBMF Debut: 2017
  • Opera
  • Seattle Opera, Tacoma Opera, Vashon Opera
  • Pacific Lutheran University- Bachelors Opera Performance '14, New England Conservatory partial Masters Opera Performance '14-'15
  • CBMF Debut: 2017
  • Opera
  • Crane opera ensemble (potsdam Ny), New Haven Ballet (New Haven,CT), Pendragon Theatre (Saranac Lake ,Ny)
  • SUNY Potsdam Theatre 2009
  • CBMF Debut: 2013
  • Opera
  • Technical Director for University of Colorado's Eklund Opera Program, Skylight Opera Theatre in Milwaukee Wisconsin, Boulder Ensemble Theatre Company (BETC)
  • University of Colorado, BM Music Theatre. MA Theatre (ABT)
  • Personal Website
  • CBMF Debut: 2017
  • Opera
  • Kentucky Opera, Fort Worth Opera, Chautauqua Opera
  • Indiana University, BM: Voice, 2009; Eastman School of Music, MM: Voice, 2011
  • Personal Website
  • CBMF Debut: 2014
  • (CBMF Co-Artistic Director), Ensemble (Voxare), Orchestra
  • The Voxare String Quartet, The Metropolitan State University of Denver, Teachers College, Columbia University, The New York Philharmonic, Teaching Artist
  • The Juilliard School, BM 2004 and MM 2006; Teachers College, Columbia University Ed.D. 2013
  • Personal Website
  • CBMF Debut: 2017
  • Orchestral Fellow
  • The University of Texas at Austin - DMA 2020
  • Florida State University, BM 2011; The Juilliard School, MM 2013
  • Personal Website
  • CBMF Debut: 2016
  • Ensemble (Gypsy Jazz)
  • Les Paul's Trio, Nicki Parrott Trio
  • Associate degree in Jazz studies, NSW Conservatorium of music, Australia, 1989
  • Personal Website
  • CBMF Debut: 2017
  • Orchestra
  • Chamber Orchestra of New York, Lucerne Festival, Rhythm Method String Quartet (from 2013 -2016)
  • Northwestern University, BA 2010 and Juilliard, MM 2012
  • Personal Website
  • CBMF Debut: 2017
  • (CBMF Co-Artistic Director), Ensemble (Voxare), Orchestra
  • Crested Butte Music Festival (Co-Artistic Director); Voxare String Quartet
  • The Juilliard School, BM: 2004. Cleveland Institute of Music, MM: 2006. Cleveland Institute of Music/ Case Western Reserve University, DMA, 2012

  • Personal Website
  • CBMF Debut: 2014
  • Gypsy Jazz
  • Frank Vignola, Ben Powell and Olli Soikkeli
  • SUNY Purchase 2008
  • Personal Website
  • CBMF Debut: 2012
  • AfterDark
  • Venice Symphony (Concertmaster), The Florida Orchestra, Louisville Orchestra (Principal Second Violin)
  • Indiana University,Masters of Music, 1999
  • Personal Website
  • CBMF Debut: 2017
  • AfterDark
  • California Institute of the Arts, Lawrence Welk Orchestra, Reeman Music
  • Cal Arts, BFA-Music, 1995
  • Personal Website
  • CBMF Debut: 2016
  • Opera
  • Conspirare Conspirare Youth Choirs
  • Boston University, 1989
  • Personal Website
  • CBMF Debut: 2017
  • Opera
  • Pensacola Opera, Tri-Cities Opera, Shreveport Opera, Chautauqua Opera
  • Michigan State University 2008-2014
  • Personal Website
  • CBMF Debut: 2017
  • Orchestra
  • Queens symphony orchestra, Englewind ensemble, the Phantom of the opera orchestra on Broadway
  • The Juilliard School
  • Personal Website
  • CBMF Debut: 2017
  • Orchestra
  • Virginia Symphony Orchestra, Section Viola Governor's School for the Arts, Viola and Chamber Music Faculty
  • The Juilliard School, BM & MM, 2007 & 2008; Columbia School Teachers College, EdM 20011; University of Colorado Boulder DMA 2015
  • Personal Website
  • CBMF Debut: 2015
  • Gypsy Jazz
  • Olli Soikkeli Trio, Julien Labro & Olli Soikkeli Quartet, Rhythm Future Quartet
  • Helsinki Conservatorium 2013
  • Personal Website
  • CBMF Debut: 2006
  • Opera
  • Opera Fuoco (founder), Palm Beach Opera (Chief Condurctor), Israel Opera
  • Yale BA 1986, Juilliard School (Masters, 1989)

  • CBMF Debut: 2017
  • Orchestra
  • Colorado Symphony Orchestra, Metropolitan State University of Denver, Chintimini Chamber Music
  • Northwestern University, MM, 1996
  • Personal Website
  • CBMF Debut: 2017
  • Opera
  • Florida Grand Opera, Central City Opera, Opera Saratoga
  • University of Cincinnati-CCM, MM, 2013
  • CBMF Debut: 2017
  • Orchestra
  • Seattle Symphony Orchestra, Malaysian Philharmonic Orchestra, Seoul Philharmonic Orchestra
  • The Juilliard School BM 2008, MM 2010
  • Personal Website
  • CBMF Debut: 2017
  • Orchestra
  • University of Denver, Lamont School of Music Greeley Philharmonic Orchestra Puerto Rico Symphony Orchestra
  • Eastman School of Music - BM, 2008 / Southern Methodist University - MM, 2010
  • CBMF Debut: 2017
  • Opera
  • Juilliard School, CCM Spoleto, New England Conservatory
  • Boston College, Ph.D., 1984
  • CBMF Debut: 2017
  • Orchestra
  • Kansas City Symphony (Associate Principal Cello and Board Member), Missouri River Festival of the Arts (chamber music and solo guest artist), Crested Butte Music Festival (Principal Cello), Heartland Chamber Music Festival (faculty and guest artist)
  • The Juilliard School, Bachelor in cello performance, 2004. New England Conservatory, Masters in cello performance, 2006
  • Personal Website
  • CBMF Debut: 2017
  • Orchestra
  • Arx duo, Faculty at Curtis Summerfest, Robert van Sice Percussion Collective
  • Curtis Institute of Music B.M. 12' Yale School of Music M.M. 14'
  • Personal Website
  • CBMF Debut: 2017
  • Ensemble (Voxare)
  • Voxare String Quartet
  • St Petersburg Conservatory, 2001, BM
  • Personal Website
  • CBMF Debut: 2017
  • Soloist (Flute)
  • Classics On Hudson (Artistic Director), 'Leaf Pepper Concerts' Columbia County, NY (Artistic Director), Previously - 'Bravo Vail Valley Music Festival', (Artistic Director)
  • Barnard College, NYC; The Juilliard School, B.A.