Eric D. Moore, french
Current positions
Fairfax Symphony Orchestra: Principal horn, 1998 to present
Fairfax Symphony Orchestra: Board of Directors, 2012 to 2015

Former positions United States Navy Band (Washington, DC): 1993 to 2013
     -Principal horn and French horn section leader: 2001 to 2011

Orchestral experience
Eclipse Chamber Orchestra: Substitute Second horn, 1996 to present
National Symphony Orchestra: Substitute Second and Third horn, Extra horn, 1995 to present
Falls Church Chamber Orchestra: President, Personnel Manager and hornist, 1996 to 2005
Arlington Symphony Orchestra: Principal horn, 1994 to 2004
Austin Symphony Orchestra (Austin, TX): Fourth horn, 1991 to 1993
Austin Lyric Opera (Austin, TX): Fourth horn, 1991 to 1993
Ballet Austin (Austin, TX): Third and Fourth horn, 1991 to 1993

Audition experience

Knoxville Symphony Orchestra: Finalist Second and Fourth horn audition, 2013
Los Angeles Philharmonic: Semi-finalist/Assistant Principal horn, 2007
Richmond Symphony Orchestra: Runner-Up/Fourth horn audition, 2000
Richmond Symphony Orchestra: Semi-finalist/Third horn audition, 2000
Rochester Philharmonic Orchestra: Semi-finalist/Fourth horn audition, 1999
Rochester Philharmonic Orchestra: Finalist/Assistant Principal horn audition, 1998

Chamber music
United States Navy Band Horn Quartet: 1996 to 2001
United States Navy Woodwind Quintet (“Windjammers”): 1994 to 2011

Music festivals
Aspen Music Festival: 1987 and 1988
Great Woods Music Festival: 1986

Teaching experience
Brass Coach/Supervisor, DC Youth Orchestra and DC Junior Orchestra: 2011 to present
Assistant Professor of Horn, George Mason University (Fairfax, VA): 2004 to 2011
Private students in the Washington, DC, Boston, MA and Austin, TX areas: 1993 to present
University of Texas at Austin (Music Appreciation): 1991 to 1992

Catholic University of America: Doctorate of Musical Arts, September 2011 to present (3.95 GPA)
      - fifth semester student with full-tuition scholarship
University of Texas at Austin: Master of Music, July 1993 (3.98 GPA)
      - received Teaching Assistantship and Academic Scholarship totaling $3,500 per year
Boston University: B. Mus. Ed., and B.A. in History, May 1990 (3.51 GPA)
      - received Performance Award of $2,500 per year for five years
      - graduated Cum Laude in both degree programs

Major french horn teachers
Laurel Ohlson (National Symphony Orchestra): 2011 to present
Wayne Barrington (Chicago Symphony Orchestra): 1990 to 1993
Lynn Larson (Utah Symphony): 1988 to 1989
Jay Wadenpfuhl (Boston Symphony Orchestra): 1985 to 1988
Scott Fearing (National Symphony Orchestra): 1982 to 1985
Jeffrey Johnson (United States Marine Band): 1977 to 1982

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