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Sara Hoffman, MM

Sara Hoffman holds degrees in horn performance from the University of Georgia (Bachelor of Music, cum laude) and Yale University (Master of Music). As a student at the University of Georgia, Sara was a featured soloist with the UGA Wind Symphony, performing Strauss’ 2nd Horn Concerto. She was also a member of the Georgia Brass and the Odyssey Brass Quintet. Sara received a scholarship to attend Yale University, where she served as a graduate teaching assistant. While attending Yale, she won the third horn position with the Waterbury Symphony. After completing her masters she won a position with the Hofer Symphoniker of Hof, Germany. Upon returning to the US, Sara performed with the Albany Symphony before moving to Minot, ND. She spent four years teaching horn and music theory at Minot State University, in addition to playing principal horn with the Minot Symphony Orchestra. In 2006, Sara returned to the East Coast. She is currently an active freelancer in the Delaware and Philadelphia area. Sara and her husband Patrick live in Dover, DE with their three children.