Lucina Marie Horner, Viola & Violin
(205) 249-6186 [email protected]
and MAGIC educational program - Coached ASYO (Alabama Symphony Youth
Orchestra) Viola Section on orchestral music. Designed and taught a 5-week musical
educational program at several inner-city
Private Violin/Viola Teaching Studio - Taught violin and viola students from the
beginner level through advanced students and amateurs. Coached professional string players for orchestral
auditions, recitals and performances, Phoenix 1986 - 95, Denver 1995 - 96, New
York City 1996 - 97, Denver 1997 - 98, Birmingham 1998 - present, Jackson Hole
2009 - 2010.
Tune Up! Program,
Aspen Music Festival, Orchestral Coach for Concert Orchestra, 1989 - Assistant Principal Viola of the Aspen Chamber Orchestra, Coached Viola Sectionals for the student orchestras of the Aspen Music Festival.
Institute of Music Preparatory Division, 1984 - 1985 - Taught high school level violin and viola
students in the CIM Preparatory Division.
Cleveland Institute of Music, Masters/Artist Diploma Program, 1983 - 1985
MAJOR TEACHERS: COACHING
Ellen Rose Albert Pratz Heidi Castleman
Robert Vernon John Graham Rolf Persinger
William Lincer Jeffrey
Paul Doktor Patricia McCarty
Alabama Symphony Orchestra, October 1998 - present
Dallas Symphony Orchestra, extra/substitute, 1989 - 1992, 1999, 2011 & Mexican Tour, Summer 1989 and European Tour, Summer 1997
Detroit Symphony, extra/substitute, Spring/Summer 2001
Colorado Symphony Orchestra, one-year contract, 1995 - 1996
Oklahoma Symphony Orchestra, 3rd chair, 1985 - 1986
Ohio Chamber Orchestra, extra, 1984 - 1985
ORCHESTRAL AUDITION FINALS:
Rochester Philharmonic Orchestra, Principal (3 times)
San Diego Symphony, One-Year contract, September 1998
SUMMER MUSIC FESTIVALS:
Grand Teton Music Festival, 1991 - present
Music in the
Aspen Music Festival, Fellowship Program, 1983 - 1989
The Quartet Program,
CHAMBER MUSIC EXPERIENCE:
Alabama School of
Fine Arts - Faculty Recitals 2016 - present
Founding Member and Administrator - Wolfgang String Quartet
-Maintain wedding listings, coordinate and book wedding performances
-Read chamber music periodically, play at weddings, receptions, parties
Treasurer and Founding Member - American Viola Society's Alabama Viola Society, 2008 - present
-Helped create the Alabama Viola Society and the Violapalooza! concert series.
-Develop concert programs, create programs and program notes, coordinate performers' schedules, publicize events, coordinate performance venues with performers for rehearsals and performances, create non-profit status for Alabama Viola Society, open bank account and maintain finances.
Competition Administrator, 2000 - 2003 - American Viola Society's Primrose Viola Competition, May 2001 at
-Complete administration of competition, arranging for location, venues, practice space, hotels, rides, accompanists, 3,000 piece bulk mailing in both 2000 and 2002, maintaining multiple mailing lists, maintaining spreadsheets managing candidates' information.
-Created websites, brochures, coordinated the choosing of required repertoire.
-Solicited merchandise prizes and competition sponsors.
-Coordinated audio first round keeping candidates anonymous.
-Issued invitation letters to semi-finalists, coordinating travel for American Viola Society Board of Directors, accompanists, candidates, judges and choosing repertoire for each round.
-Created competition performance schedule, announced candidates and results. http://www.viola.com/primrose2001/
-Preparing the minutes of all meetings,
spreadsheets, reports, memos, letters and charts for the Orchestra Committee of
OTHER RELEVANT SKILLS:
-Fluent in Spanish. I am half-Mexican, half-Canadian and have grown up speaking some Spanish. I have improved my Spanish skills by going to Mexico to spend time with family and work on gaining fluency.
-Event Organizer/Coordinator and Founder of Discussion Group, September 2010 - 2018
Darwin's Tavern and Darwin's Tavern Discussion, a Meetup.com group
-Hosted Darwin's Tavern Discussions at my house every 2 weeks, create topics and book discussion leaders, coordinate schedules, post discussions on the group website.
Sierra Club Hikeleader/Outings Chair/Treasurer, October 2009 - present
Sierra Club, Teton Group, Jackson, Wyoming
Sierra Club, Cahaba Group, Birmingham, Alabama
-Attend Sierra Club outings and board meetings, help schedule and lead outings, plan events and socials, represent Sierra Club at other environmental and outing events, network to encourage more awareness of environmental issues, coordinate outings and events for both groups on Meetup.com. Coordinate first aid training of event leaders.
-Took the First Aid/CPR instructor training at Red Cross and am a Sierra Club trainer for both Outings training and First Aid/CPR training.