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Kelly Langenberg

BME and BM Baldwin-Wallace College
MM DePaul University

Courses Taught
Brass I
Class Horn


Kelly Langenbergs busy and fast-paced career has been highlighted by numerous accomplishments and a growing list of performing opportunities. In addition to recent performances with the Cleveland Orchestra, Kelly is principal horn of the Battle Creek Symphony (MI), and a member of Quad City (IA), Peoria (IL), and Kenosha (WI) symphonies. As a freelancer in the Chicago area, she performs with Light Opera Works of Chicago, Ars Viva! Symphony Orchestra, Lake Forest Symphony, Tower Brass of Chicago, Chicagoland Pops, Elgin Symphony, Illinois Philharmonic, and many other regional orchestras.  Ms. Langenberg has also performed on stage with Josh Groban, Mannheim Steamroller, Yo-Yo Ma, Rene Fleming, Emmanuel Ax, Itzak Perlman, and Mark OConner.  Kelly has also appeared as a soloist with the Muscatine Symphony (IA) and the Clinton Symphony (IA). 

Kellys continuing passion for orchestral music study has taken her to the Blossom Chamber Music Festival (2008, 2007), Aspen Music Festival (2006), Pierre Monteux School for Conductors and Orchestral Musicians (2003) and the Chautauqua Institute (2000). Kellys most influential teachers include Neil Kimel (Lyric Opera) and Jon Boen (Lyric Opera). 

Kelly is Applied Music Faculty at North Park University and also teaches at DePaul University and the New Music School in Chicago.  Kelly is a member of the Chicago Horn Consort and State Street Brass Quintet.  She holds a BME and BM in Horn Performance from Baldwin-Wallace College Conservatory in Berea, Ohio, and a MM in Horn Performance from DePaul University.