Bruce Tabb holds a master’s degree in flute performance from the Yale School of Music under the tutelage of the late Thomas Nyfenger. Other teachers include Julius Baker and Jean-Pierre Rampal. Bruce has placed in competitions sponsored by the Schubert Club, East West Artists International, the National Flute Association, the Yale University School of Music, and the New Haven Orchestra, and he has performed in a number of orchestras in Connecticut and New York. Bruce came to Oregon in 1992 to join the library faculty at the University of Oregon Libraries, where he is the Special Collections Librarian. Bruce continues to be active in music, playing recitals in Oregon and his home state of North Carolina.
Nathalie Fortin has collaborated with artists in Canada, Europe, and the United States. She regularly performs at Lane Community College, with Eugene Opera, at the Oregon Bach Festival, at the University of Oregon Community Institute, and at the Shedd Institute for the Arts. In addition, Nathalie is currently a member of the Columbia Piano Trio, the Cascades Classical Music Foundation, and works as a collaborative pianist with the Eugene Gleemen, the University of Oregon School of Music and Dance, and Cascadia Concert Opera.
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