Ann Bobo


Ann Bobo, FluteCarolina Chamber Music Festival Flutist Ann Bobo performs regularly with the Boston Pops Esplanade Orchestra, Boston Musica Viva, the Pro Arte Chamber Orchestra, and the Springfield Symphony. Her work includes, most notably, the Boston Symphony Orchestra, Boston Lyric Opera, Boston Chamber Music Society, Rhode Island Philharmonic, Emmanuel Music, and Boston Modern Orchestra Project. An avid chamber musician she has been on the rosters of the Rockport Chamber Music Festival, Celebrity Series of Boston, Winsor Music, Carolina Chamber Music Festival, and Radius Ensemble.

Originally from Long Island, New York, Ann came to Boston to study with former Boston Symphony flutist, Fenwick Smith, at the New England Conservatory. While in school and for some years after, she was a member of the award winning Taiyo Woodwind Quintet which earned awards from the prestigious Coleman and Carmel Chamber Music Societies, and had the privilege of working with renowned composers including Gy├Ârgy Ligeti, Luciano Berio, John Harbison, and John Heiss. Summers after the conservatory included two years as a fellow at the Tanglewood Music Center as well as tours throughout the United States and Asia with the Boston Pops Esplanade Orchestra. Bobo has performed numerous times on WGBH Radio, and has recorded for RCA Victor, Arsis, and New World Records. Ann maintains a private studio and is on faculty at The Boston Conservatory.