Rebecca Miller McGown

Becky Miller McGown, horn, joined the Cleveland Institute of Music preparatory division faculty in August of 2008. Ms. McGown holds a Master of Music degree from the Yale School of Music where she was a student of William Purvis. She also holds a Bachelor of Music degree from the Cleveland Institute of Music where she studied with Richard Solis. While at Yale, Ms. McGown participated in a variety of musical outreach programs in the New Haven (CT) public school system. With the Yale Philharmonia, she performed in Carnegie Hall in New York City and at Symphony Hall in Boston. Ms. McGown has also performed with the New England Symphonic Ensemble in South Africa, Zimbabwe, Botswana, Brazil, Argentina, and the U.K.. Ms. McGown currently freelances in the Cleveland area. She has recently performed with the Cleveland Pops and the Mansfield Symphony Orchestra. In addition to her music, Ms. McGown enjoys reading, running, hiking, and skiing.

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Program Administrator

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Van Parker

Preparatory Assistant

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