Jo-Ann Sternberg, clarinet, leads a diverse musical life in the New York area as a chamber musician, orchestral player, music educator, and interpreter of new music.
She regularly performs and tours with Orpheus Chamber Orchestra, American Composers Orchestra, Mark Morris Dance Group, Chamber Music Society of Lincoln Center, and Musicians from Marlboro, and can often be heard playing in a number of different Broadway musicals.
Following her undergraduate years in the combined Tufts University/New England Conservatory dual degree program where she was mentored by Peter Hadcock, Ms. Sternberg continued her studies at Yale University with David Shifrin and at the Juilliard School with Charles Neidich.
Currently, Ms. Sternberg serves on the faculty of the Music Performance Program of Princeton University, the Music Advancement Program at the Juilliard School, and maintains an active teaching studio from her New York City home. Additionally, she serves as an advisor for New England Conservatory’s Entrepreneurial Musicianship Program and coaches chamber ensembles for the New York Youth Symphony.
Performing in Histoire du Soldat (Soldier’s Tale), February 18, 2017