California native Dr. Elizabeth Marshall is second flutist of the Wisconsin Chamber Orchestra and the Madison Symphony. A former member of the Ann Arbor Symphony and the Utah Festival Opera Orchestra, she has also performed nationally with the Fresno Philharmonic, Oakland Symphony, Milwaukee Ballet, Florida Grand Opera, New World Symphony, Chicago Civic Orchestra, Toledo Symphony, Carmel Bach Festival Orchestra, and with National Tours of Phantom of the Opera, Sound of Music, and Harry Potter Live. Liz can be heard on recordings by Sound-Space Audio Lab, Equlibrium, Centaur Records, and Albany Records. Liz is a previous winner of the National Flute Association (NFA) Young Artist Competition, NFA Masterclass Performer competition, Irving Shain Woodwind-Piano Duo Competition, and the SFCM Concerto Competition.
Currently a Music Instructor at Madison College and Edgewood College, Liz previously served on faculty at UW-Platteville, Beloit College, Ripon College and Olivet Nazarene University. Her most influential teachers have been Tim Day, Leone Buyse, Julie McKenzie, and Keith Underwood. Liz holds degrees from the San Francisco Conservatory of Music, University of Michigan, and University of Wisconsin-Madison.
Liz is spending the 2022-23 Season fluting near family in the Bay Area of CA. When not fluting, Liz is probably out hiking and exploring with her partner Jamie and their sweet dog Ruby.
Professional Affiliations: AFM Local 166 and 12, ROPA, TMA, NFA