Clarinetist Zach Manzi is the co-founder of Conduit, a chamber ensemble that is currently in residence at the Frost School of Music at University of Miami as the Knight Foundation Fellowship Ensemble. Zach is also the bass clarinetist in Nu Deco Ensemble, Miami’s 21st century genre-bending orchestra, which performs original works, classics, and collaborations with artists of non-classical genres. Before these positions, Zach played three seasons as a Clarinet Fellow at the New World Symphony in Miami, where he performed orchestral and chamber music programs and led performance and educational projects for new audiences. Before moving to Miami, Zach freelanced regularly in New York and has performed in festivals such as the Aspen Music Festival, Colorado Music Festival, Lucerne Festival Academy, ChamberFest Dubuque, and Madison New Music Festival. Zach received his Bachelor of Music from The Juilliard School.
Lakes Area Music Festival
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Brainerd MN 56401
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