Margaret McShea, Principal bassoonApril 3, 2018
Dr. Brian Gardiner, Principal percussionApril 3, 2018
Angelika holds a Doctor of Musical Arts degree from the University of Wisconsin and has lived and worked in the Portland/Vancouver area for the last 10 years.
In addition to The VSO, she performs regularly with Portland Opera Orchestra, Oregon Ballet Theatre (Principal Viola) and arcadia PDX String Quartet. She has also performed frequently with the Detroit Symphony, Portland Chamber Orchestra, Portland Summerfest Opera Orchestra and Astoria Music Festival. She has a private music studio filled with violin and viola students and teaches strings at Lake Oswego Schools and Oregon Episcopal School in SW Portland. Angelika earned her Bachelor of Music degree from Munich Musikhochschule and a Master of Music degree from the Cincinnati Conservatory of Music.