Selected Alumni Bios

Eveline Kuhn

Flutist Eveline Kuhn ( BM 2002, MA 2004, Flute Performance) has performed as soloist and chamber musician throughout the U.S., including in Zankel Hall at Carnegie Hall and Wolf Trap, and throughout Switzerland, Germany, and Lithuania.  She performed her New York debut recital in Weill Recital Hall at Carnegie Hall, as the recipient of a Special Presentation Award from Artists International, and her Concerto debut with The Symphony Orchestra of New York University, as a winner of NYU's Concerto competition for winds and brass.  She was the recipient of a prestigious Rotary Ambassadorial Scholarship for the 1998-99 school year to the Eastman School of Music, where she studied with Bonita Boyd, and received her Bachelor of Music, magna cum laude, and her Master of Arts from New York University, where she studied with Keith Underwood.  Eveline Kuhn was a Grand Prize Winner of the 2000 Allegro Music Foundation Competition in New York and has been the recipient of numerous awards and scholarships from Swiss foundations.

Eveline Kuhn has performed as a guest of the Houston Chamber Music Society and recently gave the New York Premiere of violinist and composer Mark O'Connor's The Fallen for Solo Flute and Strings at Symphony Space in New York.  In 2005, she performed at the United Nations in a benefit concert for the victims of the Indian Ocean tsunami.  She is a co-founder, the Managing Director, and an Artist Member of the New York-based chamber music society, America's Dream Chamber Artists (www.adcany.org), with whom she has performed throughout the U.S.; and flutist of the West End Duo (flute and cello)- which performed its New York debut recital on Trinity Church's Concerts at One series, and Trio Galleria (flute, cello, and piano).  

Eveline Kuhn has been Principal Flutist of the Eastman Philharmonia, Eastman Musica Nova, and the New York Sinfonietta.  She performed in The Curtis Symphony Orchestra at the 1999 Verbier Festival and Academy in Switzerland, under the direction of James Levine and Kent Nagano.  She has been heard on WQXR's McGraw-Hill Young Artists Showcase and has been featured in The New York Sun, The Houston Chronicle, The News-Times (Danbury, CT), Tages Anzeiger (Switzerland), and Zürichsee Zeitung (Switzerland).  Eveline Kuhn is a Teaching Artist for the Brooklyn Philharmonic.