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Catherine Perkins

Catherine Perkins


Catherine Perkins is a classically trained flute and piccolo player whose experience extends from the stage to the marching band field. She performed professionally for 5 years in the Wilmington Symphony Orchestra in her home state of North Carolina, and has degrees in Music Education and Arts Management. Her passion is helping arts and culture thrive, and sharing that love with others. Catherine’s studies and career have taken her around the country, as she works to further the missions of symphony orchestra, professional ballet, museum and arts consulting organizations. When she’s not in the performance hall or the office, she enjoys channeling her creative energy into cooking and baking at home.

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Think the piccolo is just a pint-sized version of a flute? Think again. While the flute and piccolo look similar, there are numerous differences that make these two instruments unique and give them their own distinct character and sound. Before

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