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Performing with the National Symphony Orchestra
for A Capitol Fourth... broadcast nation-wide on PBS


Pit orchestra for A Little Night Music
at Signature Theatre (2017)

Apollo Orchestra Oboe Section
with Julia Allal & Emily Madsen (2016)

Performing with the Apollo Orchestra (2016)

Performing at Wolf Trap with THE Lee Lachman (2016)

The Capital Reeds perform at
Bowie State University as part of an Arts Grant
from the City of Bowie (2015)

Apollo Orchestra double reed/trombone spouses (2015)
David Sisk & Sandy Sisk
David Miller & Katherine Jones
Zac Hollister & me

Fairfax Symphony 2015

Fairfax Symphony Orchestra oboe section for the
U.S. Premiere of Bodorová's Symphony No. 1 (2015)
Me, Leslye Barrett, and David Garcia

Apollo 2015 KC

Apollo Orchestra sound check at the Terrace Theater
John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts (2015)

Performing at a wedding in Buffalo, NY (2014)

National Symphony Orchestra oboe section
for Stravinsky's Rite of Spring (2014)
Nicholas Stovall, Samuel Nemec, me, Jamie Roberts, and Katherine Meany Wilson

National Symphony Orchestra oboe section
for their Halloween Whodunit (2014)
Me (Rosie the Riveter)
Katherine Meany Wilson (Star Trek)
Jamie Roberts (Where's Waldo?)

With bassoonist Lynn Moncilovich at the
Library of Congress playing for the
"Magna Carta: Muse and Mentor" exhibit opening
and HRH Princess Anne (2014)

Performing Brahms German Requiem with the
Cathedral Choral Society at the National Cathedral

Maryland Lyric Opera, 2014

Maryland Lyric Opera (2014)
Cavalleria Rusticana & Pagliacci

MLO Oboes, 2014

Maryland Lyric Opera Oboe Section
Me and Rick Basehore (2014)

Warming up on the Millennium Stage at the
Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts (2014)

The Capital Reeds performing a recital on the
Millennium Stage at the Kennedy Center
for the Performing Arts in Washington, DC (2014)

Maryland Symphony Orchestra, 2014

With Fatma Daglar and David James
after a Maryland Symphony Orchestra concert
at the Maryland Theatre (2014)

Oboe twins with Julia Allal (2013)

Mid-Atlantic Symphony Orchestra Woodwind Section, 2013

Mid-Atlantic Symphony Orchestra woodwind section
following a performance of Schubert's Symphony No. 9 (2013)

Performing Mahler's Rückert-Lieder
with the Apollo Orchestra (2013)

Capital Reeds photo shoot, DC Cherry Blossoms (2013)

Capital Reeds press photo at the
Jefferson Memorial (2013)

In performance of Copland's Quiet City with the
Apollo Orchestra and Nathan Clark, trumpet (2013)


Another Quiet City photo (2013)

Dr. Noelle with one of her dissertation committee members,
Dr. Votta, at UMD graduation (2012)

Receiving my Doctor of Musical Arts degree from University of Maryland School of Music Director,
Dr. Robert Gibson (2012)

'Bells Up' for Apollo Orchestra's performance of
Mahler Symphony No. 5 (2012)
The section is me, Julia Allal, and Frederic de Vaulx

One of my press photos (2012)

With composer John Leupold & my husband, Zac Hollister, after performing the world premier of John's piece, Charasmatic Thaumaturge, on my final DMA recital (2012)

Performing with the Washington Chorus at the
Kennedy Center Concert Hall (2012)

Oboe section for the Choral Arts Society of Washington Orchestra... with National Symphony Orchestra oboists Nicholas Stovall and Jamie Roberts (2011)

Performing Ravel's Le Tombeau de Couperin
with the Apollo Orchestra (2011)

Performing on the Annapolis City Dock as a guest with the
United States Naval Academy Band (2011)

Annapolis Symphony Orchestra oboe section...
Fatma Daglar, Meredith Hall, and me (2010)

Performing the Berio Sequenza on one of my
DMA recitals at the University of Maryland (2010)


Performing the Hindemith English Horn Sonata,
with painist Sunny Yoon (2010)

With Meredith Hall & conductor (& oboist) Paul Goodwin, for a performance of Shumann's Paradise and the Peri



Performing Martinu's Oboe Concerto with the
University of Maryland Repertoire Orchestra (2010)

With my husband after winning third prize at the
UMD Concerto Competition (2009)

Wind Quintet at the Pierre Monteux School in Maine, after a performance of the Francaix (2009)

UMD Masters Graduation with
Oboe Professor Mark Hill (2009)

With pianist Sunny Yoon
at my Masters graduation (2009)

With oboist Emily Madsen following a duet performance on my Master's Recital (2009)

Cool oboe art at my American University gig...
check out the oboe reed as the
throat of the sculpture! (2008)



Double quintet performance with the Imani Winds (2008)

Following an elective recital with Prof Hill and
Dr. Suzanne Beicken (2008)

Ithaca College Senior Oboes
Luke Conklin, Emily DiAngelo, and me with
Professor Paige Morgan (2007)

Oboe studio oboe-bonfire at Paige's house! (2007)

Woodwind Quintet FORZA preparing for our semester studying in London at the Royal College of Music (2006)


Prior to performing Carmina Burana at
Alice Tully Hall, Lincoln Center
in New York City (2005)

Oboes at Eastern Music Festival in North Carolina, with
Randall Ellis and Karen Birch-Blundell (2005)

High School Senior Picture (2003)

With my first oboe teacher, Robyn Dixon-Costa,
after performing the Marcello Concerto with the
Chamber Music Connection (2003)


With former Boston Symphony Orchestra oboist, Ralph Gomberg, during one of many masterclasses at the
Boston University Tanglewood Institute (2002)

The Chamber Music Connection (2002)

After my first solo during a Cadet Youth Symphony performance in Columbus, Ohio (2000)

Guitar and oboe duet with my step brother (1998)





My first oboe! (1997)