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EDUCATION

2008 – 2014      Doctor of Musical Arts in Performance (University of Toronto)
2004 – 2006      Master of Music in Performance (University of Toronto)
2000 – 2001      Bachelor of Education (University of Western Ontario)
1999 – 2000      One Year Artist Diploma (University of Western Ontario)
1995 – 1999      Bachelor of Music Education (University of Western Ontario)

SOLO/CHAMBER MUSIC EXPERIENCE

2011 – present   Flautas del Fuego duo with flutist Alhelí Pimienta
2013 – present   Duo Agilis with pianist Peichen Chen
2012                     Soloist for Kocsár’s Concertino for Two Flutes String Orchestra and Harpsichord with Alhelí Pimienta at the University of Toronto
2006 – 2010        Vivid with pianist Teresa Vaughan
2008 – 2013        University of Toronto, various solo and chamber recitals
1999 – 2004        London, Ontario, various solo and chamber recitals
2001 – 2004        London Community Orchestra, soloist for C.P.E. Bach, Devienne and Telemann concerti
2000                      London Youth Orchestra, Concerto Competition Winner

ORCHESTRAL EXPERIENCE

2012 – 2013        Kindred Spirits Orchestra, Principal Flute
1998 – 2012        Orchestra London Canada, Extra
2009 – 2012        Greater Toronto Symphony, Kindred Spirits Orchestra, Extra
2004 – 2006        University of Toronto Symphony Orchestra
2005 – 2006        University of Toronto New Music Ensemble
1999 – 2000        University of Western Ontario Symphony Orchestra
1997 – 2004        London Community Orchestra, Principal Flute

TEACHING EXPERIENCE

1996 – present   Private flute teacher for students of all ages and levels
2006 – present   Toronto Academy of Music Canada, Flute Teacher
2006 – present   Montcrest School, Flute Teacher
2008 – 2012        University of Toronto, Coach for Chamber Music and Woodwind Sectionals
2008 – 2013        Regular substitute teacher for Flute Class (EMU 353) at the University of Toronto
2011 – 2012        University of Toronto, Flute Skills Class Instructor
2002 – 2004        New Horizons Adult Band Program, London, Flute and Chamber Music Instructor
1998 – 1999        Teacher’s Assistant for the third year Instrumental Conducting Course at the University of Western Ontario

ADJUDICATOR/CLINICIAN EXPERIENCE

2013                      Adjudicator for the University of Toronto Scarborough Campus/Ontario Band Association Chamber Music Festival
2001 – 2004        Clinician with various High Schools in London, Ontario
2012 – present    Clinician with various High Schools in the Greater Toronto Area

CONDUCTING EXPERIENCE

1998 – 2000         Sir Frederick Banting S. S. London, On, Assistant Conductor
1999 – 2000         University of Western Ontario Wind Ensemble, Assistant Conductor
2000                      University of Western Ontario Clarinet Choir, Assistant Conductor

SCHOLARSHIPS AND AWARDS

2014                      Winner of the National Flute Association’s Research Competition
2011 & 2013        Hungarian Heliconian Graduate Award
2008 – 2012         University of Toronto Graduate Fellowship
2004 – 2006         University of Toronto Graduate Fellowship
2001                      Don Wright Instrumental Scholarship, University of Western Ontario
1999                      Bruce and Helen Mills Instrumental Award, University of Western Ontario

PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT

2001 – 2003         Summer Festival for flute, Auer Academy, Hungary
2001                      Summer Festival for flute, Suvereto, Italy
1999 & 2000        Domaine Forget Music Academy, St. Irene, Quebec

PRINCIPAL TEACHERS

2008 – 2012         Camille Watts, Piccolo, Toronto Symphony Orchestra
2004 – 2006         Nora Shulman, Principal Flute, Toronto Symphony Orchestra
2001 – 2003         János Bálint, former Principal Flute, Hungarian National Philharmonic Orchestra
1994 – 2001         Annelie Metrakos, former Principal Flute, Orchestra London Canada