Robert Coe 400

Robert J. Coe

Robert J. Coe is an award-winning, internationally recognized composer of contemporary classical music. Coe’s music has been performed in Europe, Australia, and throughout North America by such illustrious ensembles as ETHEL, the Hobart Wind Symphony, the Videri String Quartet, and the Phoenix Quartet. Coe’s works have been selected for the...

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Kyle Comer 400

Kyle Comer

Kyle Comer began studying the classical guitar at age nine and has been a top prizewinner in numerous competitions around the U.S., including the University of Colorado’s International Guitar Festival & Competition, and the esteemed Guitar Foundation of America’s International Youth Competition. Mr. Comer has performed for a wide range...

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Callie Denbigh BA906873

Callie Denbigh

Mezzo-soprano Callie Denbigh was a 2014-2015 Opera Works Artist at English National Opera in London and is thrilled to be returning to Da Camera for the 2017-2018 season as a fellow in the Young Artist Program. Described in the Huddersfield Examiner (UK) as having “a very wide range and bags...

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Wesley Ducote BA906853

Wesley Ducote

A pianist of a wide-ranging repertoire, Wesley Ducote is often in demand as a collaborator performing in vocal, instrumental, composition, and orchestral concerts. Recent highlights include performances of George Crumb’s Songs, Drones, and Refrains of Death, Arnold Schoenberg’s Pierrot Lunaire with the Hear & Now Contemporary Ensemble, and “16×16: The...

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Amanda Galick BA

Amanda Galick

Amanda Galick is a flutist and educator in the Houston area. A second-year Young Artist fellow with Da Camera, she has performed in many concert venues including Carnegie Hall, Disney Hall, Shanghai Grand Theatre and Beijing’s National Centre for the Performing Arts, as well as more unconventional settings such as...

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Stephanie Gustafson BA906961

Stephanie Gustafson

Originally from Chicago, harpist Stephanie Gustafson is an accomplished performer and educator. An experienced orchestral musician, she has been principal harpist of the Baton Rouge Symphony Orchestra since August 2015 and is a regular guest of the Houston Symphony and the Louisiana Philharmonic Orchestra in New Orleans. She has also...

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Timothy Krippner BA907317

Timothy Krippner

Praised as “a true artist” by the late Aldo Ciccolini, pianist Timothy Krippner embraces the solo and chamber repertoire with equal enthusiasm. He holds a Master of Music from Rice University where he studied with Dr. Robert Roux, and a Bachelor of Music degree from the University of Michigan where...

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Matt Lammers BA907033

Matt Lammers

Violinist Matt Lammers is currently pursuing a Master of Music degree in performance at Rice University, a student of Paul Kantor, where he is also a faculty member in the Michael P. Hammond Preparatory Program. He is a graduate of the Blair School of Music at Vanderbilt University, and his...

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Giancarlo Latta 400

Giancarlo Latta

Fiercely committed to the music of our time, violinist Giancarlo Latta has premiered dozens of works by composers both emerging and established. He has worked with Marcos Balter, Mario Davidovsky, Pierre Jalbert, Aaron Jay Kernis, and Steven Stucky, among many others, and has performed in venues as diverse as the...

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Amelia Love BA907383

Amelia Love

Soprano Amelia Love made her professional debut as Barbarina in Le Nozze di Figaro with Austin Lyric Opera in 2013, and has enjoyed returning to Austin to perform as Musetta in LOLA Production’s all-female rendition of La Bohème (La Femme Bohème). Ms. Love enjoys bringing a quirky sense of humor...

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August Ramos 400

August Ramos

August Ramos is currently pursuing a master’s degree in double bass performance at Rice University in the studio of Paul Ellison. Mr. Ramos has participated in many summer festivals including the Aspen Music Festival and School, Music Academy of the West, and the Tanglewood Music Center. Throughout his career, Mr....

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Annamarie Reader BA907199

Annamarie Reader

An active performer and teacher in the Houston area, cellist Annamarie Reader is thrilled to be joining Da Camera’s Young Artist’s program for the 2017-2018 season. Whether it is through performing or teaching, her ultimate goal is to inspire young audiences to experience the joy of music and equip them...

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Jacob Schafer 400

Jacob Schafer

Violinist Jacob Schafer performs widely as a soloist, chamber musician, and orchestral player. He has received numerous awards and honors for his violin playing, including the Sharp and Wrexham prizes for excellence in musical performance from the Yale Department of Music. He was also a winner of the Yale Friends...

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Brady Spitz BA906906

Brady Spitz

Brady Spitz is a percussionist and educator in the Houston area with extensive experience in all mediums of contemporary music. He is equally at home in the concert hall or behind the drumset in theatre and popular genres. Spitz is the former principal timpanist of the Acadiana Symphony Orchestra and...

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Nathan Watts BA907126

Nathan Watts

Cellist Nathan Watts has performed music ranging from classical to contemporary on the stages of prominent national and international concert halls. As an artist committed to engaging a variety of audiences, he also enjoys performing chamber music in unconventional venues. A passionate educator, he is registered to teach the Suzuki...

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Rainey Weber BA907250

Rainey Weber

An active and versatile performer, violist Rainey Weber is based in Houston, Texas, where she is currently the violist of the Calliope String Quartet and St. Andrew’s Strings and is a Da Camera Young Artist. Highlights from recent seasons include a tour with the Calliope Quartet of Italy and Austria, recording string...

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Anya Wilkening BA907084

Anya Wilkening

Anya Wilkening, violinist, has performed in multiple venues including the Aspen Music Festival and Schoool, Yellow Barn Young Artists Program, and at Carnegie Hall with the Shepherd School of Music.  An avid chamber musician, Ms. Wilkening recently participated in the prestigious Robert Mann String Quartet Seminar, appeared as a Young...

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Sergein Yap final 400

Sergein Yap

A native of Miami, Florida, violist Sergein Yap studied with Ivo van der Werff at Rice University’s Shepherd School of Music, with Martha Katz at the New England Conservatory, and with Jeffrey Irvine and Lynne Ramsey at the Cleveland Institute of Music. In 2016, Mr. Yap was selected as a...

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