Mentor teaching staff of the Hot Springs Music Festival

Deborah Fleisher, harp

DEBORAH FLEISHER began harp studies with her grandmother, Nettie Druzinsky, at age seven. She is a graduate of the Curtis Institute of Music where she studied with Marilyn Costello and received an Artists Diploma from the Peabody Institute as a student of Ruth Inglefield. Deborah also worked with Alice Chalifoux and Gloria Agostini. She was […]

Matthew McClung, percussion

MATTHEW McCLUNG (percussion: matthew.mcclung@tamucc.edu). Equally at home with orchestral, solo, and chamber music, Dr. Matthew McClung has appeared with a wide variety of prestigious ensembles throughout the United States and abroad. He has performed with the Houston Grand Opera, the Houston Ballet, the Hawaii Opera Theater, the River Oaks Chamber Orchestra, and the symphony orchestras […]

Scott Moore, trumpet

SCOTT MOORE is Principal Trumpet of the Memphis Symphony Orchestra. He has also performed with the Chicago Symphony, the St. Louis Symphony, the Baltimore Symphony, and the Toronto Symphony. He has recorded and performed with the Nashville Chamber Orchestra, and with I Fiamminghi, the Orchestra of Flanders. As a soloist, Mr. Moore has appeared with […]

Kevin Mauldin, double bass

Kevin Mauldin, a native of Memphis, Tennessee, began playing the bass at age 13 as a student in the Memphis City Schools system. At the age of 15 Kevin (KG) began playing the bass guitar and tuba. As a student at Memphis State University, Kevin studied bass with Herman Burkhardt and then with John Chiego. […]

Drew Irvin, violin

ANDREW IRVIN started his violin studies in his home town of Columbia, Missouri with Kathy Rollings. This childhood interest has lead to a life of concerts throughout North America and abroad. After study with Kevin Lawrence at the University of North Carolina, School of the Arts, Catherine Tait at Eastman and Katy McLin at Arizona […]