Teresa Mizukami-Stahnke

Teresa graduated from Pacific Lutheran University with a degree in flute performance.  She has performed in concert halls throughout the United States, Canada, England and France, and has served as an adjudicator for solo and ensemble competitions, a clinician for local schools, and has maintained a private flute studio, instructing many young flutists since 1974.  She is presently the principal flute and a board member of the Tacoma Concert Band.  In addition, she is the principal flute for the Tacoma Opera Company, the Tacoma Master Choral, NW Reparatory Singers and A Trio Classique, as well as many other performing groups in the Puget Sound region.  She was a member of the Tacoma Symphony for 20 years, the last 13 years as principal flute.