The InterHarmony Team

About and contact for our multi-talented and creative team.

Caitlin McConnell
Caitlin McConnellAssistant to the Director

Cellist Caitlin Quinn McConnell, winner of the National Federation of Music Clubs Competition with Gladys W.Fisher Violoncello Award, Harvey Gaul Award, Lawrence Foster Violoncello and Marie V.Thiesen Awards, Tuesday Musical Club Competition, Opus I Music Club Competition and others. Extensive performances in the USA, Holland, Italy, Romania, and Germany, where she toured and was featured on German television. Guest cellist at NFMC National Convention with composer Phillip Lasser present. She received a full assistanceship to Duquesne University’s Masters program, where she studied with Misha Quint. Ms. McConnell is a member of the New York Women’s Ensemble, which performed in Carnegie Hall in 2010, and performed at the Weill Recital Hall at Carnegie Hall in 2013 and 2014. She will perform Tchaikvosky’s Souvenir de Florence with Nikolaj Znaider, Boris Kuschnir, Eugenia Petrova, and Misha Quint in Germany 2017. Ms. McConnell is Assistant to the Director of InterHarmony International Music Festival and is involved in artistic administration, admissions, research, concert planning, website design, and marketing at IIMF in addition to performing. She is an avid reader, computer geek, and enjoys running.

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Abby Gaudette
Abby Gaudette Assistant to the Director/Graphic Designer
Chief Development Officer

Originally from Boston, Abby Gaudette has been living in NYC since 2001. In addition to design, Abby's passions are photography, classical music, cycling, and boxing. Abby works with development, graphic design, artistic administration, and admissions.

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John Herbert
John Herbert Assistant to the Director

Jonathan Herbert is an administrator and faculty member at the Mannes School of Music in NYC and is principal euphonium of the Brooklyn Wind Symphony. Jonathan holds an MS in Nonprofit Management from the New School University and a Performer's Certificate and BM from the Eastman School of Music. He has served on the faculty of the Levine School of Music and the Eastman Community Music School and was a finalist in both the International Tuba Euphonium Association & Leonard Falcone Solo Competitions. Mr. Herbert is involved on-sight at InterHarmony in all aspects of organization and artistic administration.

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