Chamber Players Music Director
Erica Horn has been performing and teaching clarinet for over 35 years. Erica received a Bachelors of Music Degree in Clarinet Performance from California State University at Fullerton. As a student of Kalman Bloch, then principal clarinet of the Los Angeles Philharmonic, Erica had the honor of playing next to her teacher on several occasions. Ms. Horn later studied with Yehuda Gilad in Los Angeles, Bil Jackson at the Aspen Music Festival and Anthony Gigliotti in the Philadelphia Orchestra Summer Woodwind Chamber Music Festival. While in Southern California Ms. Horn performed with the Pacific Symphony, San Diego Symphony, San Diego Opera, San Diego Chamber Orchestra, San Diego Civic Light Opera, Long Beach Ballet and the Long Beach Municipal Band among many others.
Currently, Ms. Horn is principal clarinet for Ensemble Monterey Chamber Orchestra and the Monterey County Pops. She is Chamber Players Music Director for Youth Music Monterey and maintains a private studio.