Ryan KammCo-Director of the Preparatory Division / double bass
Ryan Kamm holds a Bachelor’s Degree with distinction in Double Bass Performance from Indiana University and a Master’s Degree from Boston University; his teachers include Harold Robinson, Edwin Barker and Lawrence Hurst. He is an active performer, having held positions with the Nashville Symphony, New World Symphony, Cleveland Orchestra and Haddonfield Symphony. The orchestras in which Ryan has acted as a substitute include the New York City Ballet Orchestra, the Philadelphia Orchestra, the Boston Symphony and the North Carolina Symphony. His festival appearances include the Tanglewood Music Center, Spoleto, National Repertory Orchestra and Kent/Blossom Chamber Festival. In addition to teaching in the Preparatory Division, Ryan’s teaching experiences include Middle Tennessee State University, the Tennessee Governor’s School for the Arts and the Diller-Quaile School in New York City.