Artist-in-Residence in Horn
Second Horn with the Atlanta Symphony Orchestra since 1973, Tom Witte began his professional playing career at the age of twenty. He joined the faculty at KSU in 2001. Before moving to Atlanta he was a member of the Toledo Symphony, the San Antonio Symphony, and the Santa Fe Opera Orchestra. In 1988 he performed as a member of the World Philharmonic.
Born in Augsburg, Germany, Mr. Witte spent his childhood in Michigan where his music teachers were Seymour Okun and Charles Weaver, then Second Horn with the Detroit Symphony. He is a graduate of The University of Michigan, where he studied horn with Louis Stout, and Harry Berv. Mr. Witte has recorded more than 80 orchestral works with the ASO on the Telarc International label.
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