Maria Tamburrino

“Maria is one of the most influential people in my life. She has shaped and guided me through every aspect of my career…”
Frieda Chan, former flute pupil

Mozart Andante in C for Flute, K.315

Midsummer Mozart Festival Orchestra

George Cleve, conductor

What’s Hot?

Welcome to Maria Tamburrino’s home page and What’s Hot. Maria Tamburrino is the Principal Flutist of Symphony Silicon Valley, San Jose and Midsummer Mozart, San Francisco. She is also an adjunct faculty member at UC Berkeley and teaches in her N. Berkeley home.

2015-16 Student Achievements

…saying goodbye to 2015 seniors…

May 2016

Caroline Gong was accepted by Northern CA Flute Camp! July 2016
Bravo Caroline!

Kimberly Ku was accepted by CYS Senior Orchestra for the 2016-17 season
Bravo Kimberly!

Upcoming Event: Year End Flute Recital

Featuring pupils of Mrs T’s
Berkeley Piano Club
4/9/16
Miles Graber, piano
featuring works by
Widor, Burton, Hanson, Copland,
Enescu,Faure, Chaminade, Godard, Handel, and others
Plus trios and quartets

Maestro George Cleve

Maestro George Cleve, Maria Tamburrino’s amazing husband, passed away on August 27, 2015. His star studded career will be honored through “The George Cleve Archive Project” which includes an online survey of video, recordings, pictures, and programs plus a biography (book).
Email Maria to volunteer or contribute monetarily to this amazing project!

STAR ALUMNA Frieda Chan

Frieda speaks about her former teacher Mrs T: “Maria is an amazing pedagogue and an excellent mentor. Her tutelage, guidance, and nurturing has enabled me to achieve my musical dreams. Maria has instilled into me an impeccable work ethic, a thirst for knowledge, and a drive to live an excellent and full life. She is one of the most influential figures in my life. She has shaped me and guided me through every aspect of my career. I am privileged to have had her as a teacher and mentor; additionally, a life long friend.”

–Frieda Chan, San Francisco Conservatory of Music (BM), University of Michigan (MM), and Stony Brook University (DMA).
Check out Frieda’s “Chaminade Concertino” performance below.

STAR ALUMNA Cleo Leung, 29

Cleo Leung, who received her DMA in flute performance from Cincinnati Conservatory talks about her life as a flute player and her lessons with Maria Tamburrino.

Watch her pay tribute to her teacher Maria Tamburrino.

 

Questions About Flute Lessons?

 

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