Paulette Velazquez | Horn
Paulette Velazquez holds a master's degree in horn performance from the San Francisco Conservatory of Music and a bachelor's degree in horn performance from the University of Illinois. Paulette is an active freelance musician playing regularly with Chicago Sinfonietta, Joffery Ballet, the New Philharmonic, and at various theaters in Chicago. She also is in her third year teaching the after-school music program at the Joliet Montessori School in Crest Hill, IL. Paulette maintains a very active private teaching schedule teaching students from the Joliet and Plainfield area schools. Before returning to Chicago, Paulette was Principal horn of La Filarmonica de Jalisco for two years, located in Guadalajara, Jalisco, Mexico, Paulette’s principal teachers include A. David Krehbiel, former principal horn San Francisco Symphony; Dan Gingrich, Associate Principal Chicago Symphony.