This ensemble gives students a chance to learn about the unique flute choir experience, studying and performing major flute choir literature from around the world.
Julia Richter is a professional flutist in the Milwaukee area and is thrilled in her role as the new Music Director of the MYSO flute choirs. Ms. Richter teaches flute lessons at the Wisconsin Conservatory of Music as well as in her home studio. As a performer, Ms. Richter plays both flute and piccolo with the Milwaukee Ballet Orchestra and Elgin Symphony Orchestra. She performs regularly with the Milwaukee Symphony Orchestra, Lyric Opera Orchestra of Chicago, and the Chicago Opera Theatre. In a previous life, Ms. Richter was the piccolo player of the Hawaii Symphony Orchestra.
After living in many places around the country, Ms. Richter is happy to have landed in Milwaukee where she has developed a new appreciation for ice cream and polka bands. Julia lives in the Riverwest neighborhood with her husband, daughter, and dog.Less
Each student is required to audition to become a member of MYSO. Being a MYSO member is a rewarding experience that drives a student’s musical, learning, and social skills.
Find joy, passion, and inspiration at MYSO.