Emily Hutchinson is an active performer, teacher, and Administrative Assistant for the Department of Music and Performing Arts at Roberts Wesleyan College. Holding a B.S. in Music Performance from RWC, she enjoys teaching private lessons to all ages through the Roberts Community Music School and Dori’s Music Studio in Spencerport, performing with the RWC Community Orchestra, and collaborating with musicians in the Rochester area and throughout the Northeast. She frequently performs at Pearce Memorial Church, RCMS faculty recitals, and with the Catskills-based folk music group Brookside Trio. Recent performances include Dances at MuCCC, Cobblestone Arts Center's "Celebrate Dance," the Rochester Early Music Festival, and Ad Hoc Music's event Words and Music; Music and Words. This spring, she recorded ballads from the Great American Songbook with a jazz trio, vocalist Tommy Gearhart, & a full pops orchestra at the Eastman School of Music.
Emily has performed in London, Nicaragua, and throughout the Northeast United States and has appeared as a concerto soloist with four orchestras, including the RWC Community Orchestra in 2017. She has also performed as a concerto soloist with the Binghamton Youth Symphony Orchestra, Binghamton Community Orchestra, and Gordon Symphony Orchestra. In 2015, she was a winner of the National Flute Association Collegiate Flute Choir Competition, performing with Project Trio at the National Flute Association Convention in Washington, D.C. She was selected as an Oneonta Concert Association Young Artist and later as principal flutist of the New England Intercollegiate Band in 2014.
Emily has performed in masterclasses with Jim Walker, Paul Edmund-Davies, Linda Chesis, Wissam Boustany, Elizabeth Ostling, Bonnie Bo-Kyung Kim, Ken-David Masur, Jennifer Dashnaw, and Jocelyn Goranson.