B.M., University of Pennsylvania; B.M., M.M., Manhattan School of Music. Principal trumpet with Northeastern Pennsylvania Philharmonic; Greenwich Symphony Orchestra. Performed: New York Philharmonic, Opera Orchestra of New York, American Symphony Orchestra, Soloisti New York, the Fairfield Orchestra, New York Collegium, New York City Opera, others. Soloist: Trinity Church. Faculty: Juilliard Pre-College.

DARLENE KAUKORANTA - French Horn, Trombone
B.M. in Performance, Boston University. Tanglewood Institute. Studied with Ralph Pottle, David Ohanian, Danny Katzen. Toured extensively throughout the United States, Canada, Europe, Asia, Scandinavia, and South America. Broadway shows include Phantom of the Opera, Les Miserables, Cats, Fiddler on the Roof, Producers. Radio City Christmas Spectacular. Boston Civic Symphony, Portland Symphony, Brooklyn Symphony, Queens Symphony, Ridgefield Symphony, Da Capo Opera, Taconic Opera. Faculty at the Masters School, Hackley School.