Allison Emerick

Sponsored by Tess and Jim Emerick

Allison Emerick is the principal flutist of the Boise Philharmonic. Praised by the South
Florida Review for her “rich tone and evocative playing,” she frequently appears with the
Utah Symphony, Las Vegas Philharmonic, and has performed with the Grand Teton
Music Festival, Ballet Sun Valley, River Oaks Chamber Orchestra in Houston, and the
New World Symphony. She held the Piccolo Fellowship at the Aspen Music Festival and
School from 2014-2015 and was a winner of the 2012 National Flute Association Master
Class Competition. Ms. Emerick is on faculty at Northwest Nazarene University and
maintains a private studio in Boise. Ms. Emerick earned her Master of Music at
Carnegie Mellon University and Bachelor of Music at the University of Colorado at
Boulder. She is wholly indebted to her teachers Jeanne Baxtresser, Christina Jennings,
Alberto Almarza, and Jennifer Keeney.