ToniMarie Marchioni,

oboe

Short Bio
Her performances praised as “excellent” and “elegantly rendered” by the New York Times,
oboist ToniMarie Marchioni has performed in Europe, South America, Asia, and throughout
the United States as a soloist, chamber musician, and orchestral player. Most recently, she
was a featured artist at the Moab Music Festival (Utah), in Carnegie Hall’s collected stories
festival curated by Pulitzer Prize-winning composer David Lang, as well as in the Stefan
Wolpe Society’s concert series, Portrait of a Visionary, and at New York's leading
contemporary music venue Spectrum giving the world premiere of Discipline for Oboe and
Piano, which she commissioned from composer Lansing McLoskey. In 2010, she performed
the Martinů Oboe Concerto with the Orquesta Philarmónica del Ecuador, and in 2008, she
gave the U.S. premiere of Jonathan Harvey’s concerto Sprechgesang for Oboe/English Horn.
A member of the IRIS Orchestra (Memphis, TN) and Decoda (New York, NY), and an alumni
of Carnegie Hall’s Ensemble Connect (formerly ACJW), she has also appeared with the
National Symphony (including the 2016 European Tour), American Ballet Theater, Grant
Park Orchestra, Orpheus Chamber Orchestra, New Jersey Symphony, Atlanta Symphony,
Georgia Woodwind Quintet, and Continuum Ensemble.
Currently the Assistant Professor of Oboe at the University of Kentucky and on faculty at
the New Harmony Music Festival (Indiana), Dr. Marchioni has worked as a teaching-artist
with Sinfonia Por La Vida (Ecuador) and has held faculty positions at the University of
Georgia, Las Vegas Music Festival, and the American Festival for the Arts (Houston, TX). She
is a frequent performer at the International Double Reed Society conferences, and a sought
after clinician and pedagogue. Recent and upcoming masterclasses and clinics include
Indiana University, Cincinnati Conservatory of Music, Vanderbilt University, University of
Wisconsin - Madison, University of Iowa, University of Georgia, University of South Carolina,
The Midwest Clinic, Georgia Music Educators Association, Kentucky Music Educators
Association, and the Kentucky Governors School for the Arts. A native of Mechanicsburg,
PA, Dr. Marchioni holds degrees from Harvard University (BA) and The Juilliard School (MM
and DMA).