Stephani Stang-Ferry, Assistant Principal Flute
Stephani Stang-Ferry, Assistant Principal Flutist, has also served as Principal Flutist with the Filene Center Orchestra, Wolf Trap Opera Orchestra, National Theatre Orchestra, National Gallery of Art Orchestra and Chamber Players, Concert Artists of Baltimore, National Chamber Orchestra, and Alexandria Symphony Orchestra. As a soloist and chamber musician she has appeared in concerts at the Kennedy Center Terrace Theatre and Millennium Stage, World Bank, German Embassy, Library of Congress, and Strathmore Performing Arts Center. She has been a guest artist with the National Symphony, Boston Symphony Orchestra, and the orchestras of the Metropolitan Opera and New York City Opera. In a "rock and roll vein," she toured with Emerson/Lake/Palmer on their historic North American Tour. Stephani received degrees from Catholic University and New England Conservatory of Music, and was a Fellow at the Tanglewood Music Center. She teaches flute at George Washington University, and previously served on the music faculties of both Howard and Catholic Universities. A proud second-generation member of the American Federation of Musicians, Stephani is married to trumpeter Dennis Ferry, former Principal Trumpet of Orchestre de la Suisse Romande in Geneva, Switzerland.