Grace Stringfellow (on leave)

American oboist Grace Stringfellow is an active chamber musician, teacher, and orchestral musician based primarily in Denver, Colorado.  In addition to her roles as Second Oboist of the Boise Philharmonic and Principal Oboist of the Stratus Chamber Orchestra in North Denver, Ms. Stringfellow is often a featured artist in the CU Boulder Pendulum New Music Series.  In March of 2020, Grace joined the Dad Village Symphony Orchestra (a virtual symphony orchestra) as Principal Oboe, broadening her scope of performance across new digital landscapes and aiming to bring classical music to new audiences in a more accessible way.  In February 2020, Ms. Stringfellow won the University of Colorado’s Undergraduate Concerto Competition and in April 2021, she was named a finalist in the Army Band’s Collegiate Solo Competition.  Grace studied oboe with Peter Cooper and Jason Lichtenwalter at the University of Colorado Boulder, graduating with a degree in oboe performance and minor in political science in May, 2021.