Jessica Lizak :: Flute
Jessica is a versatile performer in Boston with the Atlantic Symphony, Indian Hill Symphony, BMOP, Opera Boston, Cantata Singers, Gardner Chamber Orchestra, and Hingham Chamber Players; and nationally with the New World and Albany Symphonies. She has been selected to perform as a Fellow at the Tanglewood Music Center, Music Academy of the West, and Domaine Forget. She was awarded top prizes in several competitions, including the Pappoutsakis Flute Competition, Myrna Brown International Flute Competition, and Bohemians Club of the Detroit Symphony Concerto Competition. She has been a soloist at both the National Flute Convention and the Greater Boston Flute Association’s Flute Fair, and she has performed as a chamber musician on WGBH and WCRB. Currently, she is also on faculty at the Winchester Music School, Boston Youth Symphony, and teaches lessons for Boston University non-majors. Her inspirational teachers have included Leone Buyse, Geralyn Coticone, Marianne Gedigian, Renee Krimsier, Elizabeth Ostling, Fenwick Smith, and Jeff Zook. She has a BM from the Univ. of Michigan; MM, New England Conservatory; DMA candidate, Boston Univ.