Flutist Jennifer Nitchman has been described by critics as giving performances that are “deeply felt” with “a tone like spun gold” (St Louis Post-Dispatch). She has held the position of Second Flute with the St Louis Symphony Orchestra since 2003 and has appeared as soloist with the orchestra on numerous occasions. Jennifer also maintains an active solo and chamber music schedule, appearing as a featured performer at the National Flute Association’s Annual Convention in 2008 and 2004, and performing regularly in various chamber music series in St Louis. An active teacher, Jennifer is a member of the faculty at Saint Louis University, and has previously held positions at Southern Illinois University at Edwardsville and the Brevard Music Center. In her spare time, Jennifer is a devoted practitioner of Bikram Yoga and an enthusiastic cook. She lives in St Louis with her husband and two fabulous cats.