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Catherine Bender - Beginning Recorder, Flute, Piccolo, Piano

Catherine Bender

Beginner Recorder, Flute, Piccolo, Piano

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About Me

Catherine has studied and performed flute for over twenty years. She received a BA in Music from Goshen College and an MM in Woodwind Performance from the University of Washington. Past teachers include Alicia Suarez, Rebecca Hovan, Sarah Bassingthwaite, and Donna Shin.

Catherine has traveled extensively and spent a year studying under Mario Caroli, international soloist and professor at the Conservatoire de Strasbourg in France. She has also had the opportunity to take lessons with Walfrid Kujala, of Northwestern University, and Elizabeth Mann, principal flutist of the St. Luke's Chamber Ensemble in New York. She has performed with the Seattle Philharmonic Orchestra and the Bainbridge Symphony Orchestra and currently plays with a flute trio based in Seattle. Catherine has also studied piano for nine years and played for over twenty. She has been teaching in the Seattle area for six years.