San Francisco Symphony Musicians Perform Master Classes at UMKC Conservatory


The UMKC Conservatory is pleased to announce that members of the San Francisco Symphony will conduct multple master classes for Conservatory students, Nov. 12, 2014.

The Orchestra, under the direction of music director and famed conductor Michael Tilson Thomas, with guest artist Gil Shaham, is in Kansas City under the auspices of William Jewell College's Harriman-Jewell Series, and performs at the Kauffman Center for the Performing Arts, Helzberg Hall, November 12, 7:00 p.m.  More details about the series concert and ticket information here.

Here is the line up of orchestra members who will work with Conservatory students in master classes, Noon–2 p.m.

flute, Catherine Payne flute/piccolo, Grant Hall room 314
oboe, Russ deLuna, oboe/English horn, Grant Hall room 110, oboe studio
clarinet, Jerome Simas, clarinet/bass clarinet, Grant Hall room 135, clarinet studio
bassoon,  Stephen Paulson, principal bassoon, PAC room 126
trumpet, Jeff Biancalana, third trumpet, PAC, White Recital Hall
horn, Robert Ward, principal horn, Grant Recital Hall
trombone/tuba, Timothy Higgins, principal trombone, PAC room 326
percussion, Jacob Nissly, principal percussion,  PAC room 323,  percussion studio
violin, Jeremy Constant, assistant concertmaster, Grant Hall room 330
viola, Jonathan Vinocour, principal viola, Grant Hall room 332
cello, Amos Yang, assistant principal cello, Grant Hall room 333
bass, Scott Pingel, principal bass, PAC room 128

The master classes are free and open to the public.  We are grateful to this partnership with William Jewell College and its Harriman-Jewell Series.

For more information, please contact:

Name: Dana Self
Phone: 816-235-2949