Flute & Piccolo Teacher

In great demand as a teacher of Flute and Piccolo, her students have won positions in the Cleveland Orchestra, Chicago Symphony, New York Philharmonic, Ft. Wayne Philharmonic , Rochester Philharmonic and Oregon Symphony.  They have been prize winners in many national and local competitions.

Major festivals including Tanglewood, Aspen, Interlochen and select ensembles such as the Cleveland Orchestra Youth Orchestra, Contemporary Youth Orchestra, Cleveland Youth Wind Symphony, Apollo’s Fire Baroque Orchestra and Akron Symphony Youth Orchestra. Other student career paths include Recording Artists, New York and Boston freelance musicians, Wooden Flutist (London), Arts Administration, Instrument Repair Technician and Music Education. Faculty appointments include Case Western Reserve University, The Cleveland Institute of Music, Ithaca College and The University of Akron.

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As a music teacher, Mary Kay had a way of making me want to work harder than I ever had before. Her passion and vibrancy pushed me to levels that I didn’t know I had, and to this day I am eternally grateful.
— J. D.