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Megan Stout

Megan Stout performs regularly with the St. Louis Symphony and served as Acting Principal Harp for the 2012-2013 season. She has been a frequent performer with other renowned ensembles such as the Philadelphia Orchestra and the Indianapolis Symphony Orchestra. She began her studies at the age of nine in Philadelphia, where she studied with the […]

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Charles J. Metz

Charles Metz studied piano at Penn State University, beginning his harpsichord studies through private lessons with the legendary Igor Kipnis. In the process of earning a Ph.D. in Historical Performance Practice at Washington University in Saint Louis Missouri, he studied with Trevor Pinnock. More recently, Charles has worked with Webb Wiggins and Lisa Crawford at

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Alla Voskoboynikova

Alla Voskoboynikova has held the position of Director of Keyboard Studies at the University of Missouri-St. Louis since 2004. Before moving to the United States in 1996, Alla Voskoboynikova was a pianist and vocal coach at the Kiev Opera and Ballet Theater in Ukraine. She received her Bachelor’s Degree in Piano Performance from the Music

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Leonard Slatkin

Internationally acclaimed conductor Leonard Slatkin is Music Director Laureate of the Detroit Symphony Orchestra (DSO), Directeur Musical Honoraire of the Orchestre National de Lyon (ONL), Conductor Laureate of the St. Louis Symphony Orchestra (SLSO), and Principal Guest Conductor of the Orquesta Filarmónica de Gran Canaria (OFGC). He maintains a rigorous schedule of guest conducting throughout

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Patti Wolf

Since having been chosen at age nineteen as the youngest competitor of the 1985 Van Cliburn Competition, Patti Wolf has performed as a soloist, recitalist, and chamber musician. She has collaborated with distinguished artists, such as cellist Lynn Harrell, pianist Jon Kimura Parker, flutist Carol Wincenc, violinists Ilya Kaler, Glenn Dicterow, Andrés Cárdenas, David Halen,

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Susan Slaughter

Susan Slaughter joined the trumpet section of the Saint Louis Symphony Orchestra in l969. Two years later she was appointed to the position of Principal Trumpet, becoming the first woman ever to be named Principal Trumpet of a major symphony orchestra. A graduate of Indiana University, she received the coveted performer’s certificate in recognition of

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Thomas Drake

A native of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, Tom Drake joined the St. Louis Symphony in 1987 as Associate Principal Trumpet. He served as Acting Principal Trumpet from 2010-2013. Prior to accepting the position with St. Louis, Tom was Principal Trumpet of the North Carolina Symphony from 1985-1987. A graduate of the Eastman School of Music, he began

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Thomas Jöstlein

Thomas Jöstlein was appointed Associate Principal Horn with the St. Louis Symphony in April 2010. Before coming to St. Louis, he served as Assistant Professor of Horn at the University of Illinois, performed with the Champaign-Urbana Symphony Orchestra and with Sinfonia da Camera under the direction of English pianist and conductor, Ian Hobson. From 2007-09,

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Roger Kaza

Roger Kaza is principal horn of the Saint Louis Symphony Orchestra, and principal horn of the Chautauqua Symphony in upstate New York. He has previously held positions with the Houston Symphony, the Vancouver Symphony, the Boston Symphony, and the Boston Pops, where he was solo horn under John Williams. A native of Portland, Oregon, he

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Jane Carl

Jane Carl, Professor of Clarinet at the University of Missouri-Kansas City Conservatory of Music, is a native of Michigan and received her bachelor’s, master’s, and doctoral degrees from the University of Michigan. She was a member of the South Bend Symphony, the Flint Symphony, and the Michigan Opera Theatre Orchestra in Detroit, and has performed

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