B.M. and M.M., Boston University
Stephanie Busby is a freelance bassoonist in the Boston area and has performed professionally throughout New England, as well as in Mexico and Italy. She has performed as a bassoonist and contrabassoonist with the Boston Ballet Orchestra, Boston Philharmonic, Boston Modern Orchestra Project, Atlantic Symphony Orchestra, Rhode Island Philharmonic, and the New Bedford Symphony Orchestra, among others. In addition to teaching at UMass Lowell, Ms. Busby is on the applied music faculty at the College of the Holy Cross, Worcester Polytechnic Institute, Salem State University, Clark University, Indian Hill Music School, and the Instrumental Music School of Carlisle and Concord. Her primary teacher was Matthew Ruggiero. Each year, she travels to Italy to perform and to study at the Sebino Summer Class and Festival with renowned teachers, Giorgio Versiglia and Matthias Racz.