Walker, Dawn

Walker, Dawn

Education and Background

Dawn holds a Master of Music Degree from the New England Conservatory of Music with academic honors and distinction in flute performance.

Praised by the SF Opera Center for her beautiful flute sound, and the Sacramento Bee as “...powerfully evocative” and “ethereal,” Dawn has performed as a regular extra musician with the SF Ballet and Opera orchestras for more that 20 years.  She has been a member of the Carmel Bach Festival Orchestra since 2004.  Dawn has performed as soloist with the New Century Chamber Orchestra, the Carmel Bach Festival Orchestra, and the Monterey Symphony.  She has toured the US as Principal Flute with the San Francisco Opera’s Western Opera Theater Orchestra.  Additionally, Ms. Walker has taught early childhood music for more than 10 years.