Julia Frothingham, Clarinet
Julia Frothingham studied with Leon Russianoff, Charles Niedich (Soloist), Charles Russo (New York City Opera), and Michael Sussman (Orpheus Chamber Orchestra). She played Principal Clarinet with the Southern Maine Symphony Orchestra, Maine Pro Musica and the Northshore Philharmonic.
She has also appeared with the Bangor Symphony Orchestra, Maine State Ballet, Maine Chamber Ensemble, Maine Pro Musica, Lyric Theater, Springfield Symphony Orchestra, Massachusetts Wind Orchestra and the Bowdoin Summer Music Festival.
Founder and member of the Port City Winds, Julia, in addition to being on the faculty of the Portland Conservatory, has has been faculty at the Encore/Coda Music Camp and on staff at the Greater Boston Youth Symphony Camp as clarinet instructor and chamber music coach.
She received a Master of Music from the University of Massachusetts at Amherst, and a Bachelor of Music and Music Education from the Julius Hartt School of Music.