Tuesday, September 21, 2010

WSU Graduate Wins Audition for St. Louis Symphony Orchestra

WSU Alum Katherine Evans won a recent audition with the St. Louis Symphony and will be performing this season as second bassoon.

Katherine was a member of the Chicago Civic Orchestra from 2006-2008, and since then has been active as a freelance musician in and around the Chicago area, performing with the Elgin Symphony, Ars Viva Symphony Orchestra, and the Ann Arbor Symphony, as well as with the Chicago Symphony with whom she played on their 2009 tour of Asia. She received a Master of Music degree from DePaul University and a Bachelor of Music degree from Wichita State University. Her principal teachers include William Buchman, Robert Barris, and Nicolasa Kuster.

Congratulations Katherine!