FRED KOCH: (703) 914-8811 (TUES, WED.)
Fred attended the Berklee College of Music and Virginia Commonwealth University. He studied under Norman Baker of the Atlanta Symphony Orchestra, Charles Clark, Andy McGhee, and Doug Jaffe, to name a few. Fred has performed with the Washington Jazz Quartet and several musical theater productions both here and abroad. He has also performed with the likes of the O'Jays and Mary Wilson. He currently performs with the Virginia Grand Military Band.
Laura Kaufman (Flute) (443)-510-6477 (Saturday)
Laura Kaufman is a soloist, orchestral, and chamber musician. In 2012 she was the winner of the National Flute Association’s Young Artist Competition resulting in a solo recital at the National Flute Association Convention in New Orleans. Laura has degrees from Eastman School of Music, The Colburn School, and the University of Maryland. In addition, she has coached chamber music at University of Maryland at Baltimore County. As a member of District5, Laura has led masterclasses and seminars with the American Youth Philharmonic, University of Maryland Baltimore County Wind Ensemble, and the University of Maryland High School Academy. As an educator, Laura has taught flute privately since 2008.