Piano

Dana Donnay, Piano
B.A., Music, New England Conservatory of Music • Boston, MA 
Diploma in Band Instrument Repair, Minnesota Southeast Technical College

Lauren Drasler, Piano
M.A., Classical Acting, London Academy of Music and Dramatic Arts
B.A. Vocal Performance, St. Olaf College, Northfield, MN

Miriam Jensen, Piano
M.S., Piano Pedagogy, St. Cloud State University • St. Cloud, MN
B.S., Music, Augsburg College • Minneapolis, MN

Paul Kovacovic, Piano
D.M.A., Piano Performance, University of Minnesota • Minneapolis, MN
M.M., Piano Performance with Orchestral Conducting Studies, Indiana University • Bloomington, IN
B.M., Piano Performance, University of Minnesota • Minneapolis, MN

Leslie Mallery, Piano & folk instruments
B.M., Music Theory and Composition, University of Minnesota • Minneapolis, MN

Emily Nelson, Piano
M.A.,  Music Education (Piano Pedagogy emphasis),  University of St. Thomas • St. Paul, MN
B.M., Piano Performance, Northwestern College • St. Paul, MN

Katherine Niemisto, Piano 
B.M., Vocal Music Education, St. Olaf College • Northfield, MN

Leah Siltberg, Piano
D.M.A., Collaborative Piano, University of Minnesota • Minneapolis, MN 
M.M., Collaborative Piano, University of Minnesota • Minneapolis, MN 
Artist Diploma: Solo Performance, Glen Gould School of the Royal Conservatory of Music 
Performance Diploma: Glen Gould School of the Royal Conservatory of Music

Stephen P. Swanson, Piano
M.M., Collaborative Piano, University of Minnesota • Minneapolis, MN 
M.A., Library Science, University of Wisconsin • Madison, WI 
B.A., Music (PIano emphasis), Concordia College • Moorhead, MN

Rie Tanaka, Piano
M.M., Piano Performance, University of Minnesota • Minneapolis, MN
B.M., Piano Performance, University of Wisconsin • Stevens Point, WI

Sean Wesche, Piano
B.A., Music and Math, St. Olaf College • Northfield, MN

Michael Wolter, Piano
M.A., Jazz Performance, DePaul University, Chicago, IL
B.A., Music Composition, University of Wisconsin, Eau Claire, WI

Ying Yao, Piano
D.M.A., Piano Pedagogy, Texas Tech University • Lubbock, TX 
M.M., Piano Pedagogy, Texas Tech University • Lubbock, TX 
B.M., Piano Performance, Sichuan Conservatory of Music • China

 

Strings

Carolyn Boulay, Violin & Viola
Bachelor of Fine Arts Program, University of Minnesota • Minneapolis, MN

Claire Loudon, Violin & Viola
Post Graduate Diploma, Violin Performance, Royal Northern College of Music • Manchester, England
M.M., Violin Performance, Secondary Viola Study,  Royal Northern College of Music
B.M., Violin Performance, Cleveland Institute of Music • Cleveland, OH

Diane Loudon, Cello
M.M., Cello Performance, University of Illinois • Urbana, IL 
B.M., Cello Performance, University of Illinois • Urbana, IL

Jesse Nummelin, Cello 
M.M., Cello Performance, Arizona State University • Tempe, AZ
B.M., Cello Performance, University of Wisconsin – Stevens Point • Stevens Point, WI

Rick Widen, Guitar & Ukulele
B.A., Music, University of Minnesota • Duluth, MN

Michael Wolter, Guitar
M.A., Jazz Performance, DePaul University, Chicago, IL
B.A., Music Composition, University of Wisconsin, Eau Claire, WI

 

Brass

Scott Agster, Low Brass
D.M.A., Trombone Performance, University of Minnesota • Minneapolis, MN
M.M., Trombone Performance, University of North Texas • Denton, TX
B.M., Music Education, University of North Texas • Denton, TX

Benjamin Bussey, Low Brass
M.M. Trombone Performance, MacNally Smith College of Music • St. Paul, MN
B.M. General & Instrumental Music, University of Minnesota • Minneapolis, MN

Adam Rossmiller, Trumpet
D.M.A, Trumpet Performance, University of Minnesota • Minneapolis, MN 
M.M., Trumpet Performance, University of Minnesota 
B.M., Trumpet Performance, Jazz Studies, University of Denver, Lamont School of Music Denver, CO

Takako Senn, Trumpet
D.M.A., Trumpet Performance, University of Minnesota • Minneapolis, MN 
M.M., Trumpet Performance, University of Minnesota • Minneapolis, MN 
B.M., Trumpet Performance and Education, Musashino Academia Musicae • Tokyo, Japan

 

Woodwinds

Dana Donnay, Woodwinds
B.A., Music, New England Conservatory of Music • Boston, MA 
Diploma in Band Instrument Repair, Minnesota Southeast Technical College

Julie Johnson, Flute
B.A., Music and Arts Administration, Augsburg College • Minneapolis, MN

Jacob Meyer, Clarinet
M.M., Clarinet Performance, Florida State University • Tallahassee, FL
B.M., Clarinet Performance, St. Olaf College • Northfield, MN

Gus Sandberg, Saxophone, Flute, & Clarinet
B.M., Jazz Studies, University of Wisconsin – Stevens Point • Stevens Point, WI

 

Voice

Lauren Drasler, Voice
M.A., Classical Acting, London Academy of Music and Dramatic Arts
B.A. Vocal Performance, St. Olaf College, Northfield, MN

Brian Ohnsorg, Voice
M.M., Vocal Performance, University of Minnesota • Minneapolis, MN
B.A., Music Education, Gustavus Adolphus College • St. Peter, MN

Luke Randall, Voice
D.M.A., Voice Performance, University of Michigan • Ann Arbor, MI
M.M., Voice Performance, University of Michigan • Ann Arbor, MI
B.M., Voice Performance, Lawrence University • Appleton, WI