A native of Lebanon, Pennsylvania, AMY JO RHINE was appointed by Gustavo Dudamel as Third Horn of the Los Angeles Philharmonic during the 2014/15 season. She has held the associate and principal horn positions with the Colorado Music Festival since 1997 and has been a member of the Memphis-based IRIS orchestra since 2001.
Prior to her family’s move to Southern California in 2012, they spent nine years in St. Louis, where she enjoyed a diverse professional life teaching from her home private studio, held the adjunct faculty positions at both Webster and Maryville Universities and played regularly with the St. Louis Symphony.
Rhine joined the Mountain View, CA based ensemble, QUADRE, The Voice of Four Horns in 2008. She performed on and helped produce their most recent albums, Our Time and Horns for the Holidays. Rhine received her training from Verne Reynolds at the Eastman School of Music earning a BM degree and Performer’s Certificate and with James Decker at the University of Southern California graduating with a MM degree.
Amid busy performance schedules, Amy Jo and her husband, Greg Roosa, reserve ample time to discover the finer points of supercars and super heroes with their sons, Norty and Sutton.