2010 -Present

  • Founder and member of Carolina Royal Strings chamber ensemble
  • Charlotte Symphony Orchestra: regular extra cellist
  • Guest cellist for Broadway musicals traveling to Charlotte
  • Member of the Union Symphony Orchestra
  • Private cello instructor: Charlotte NC, Waxhaw, NC 2010- present
  • Cello Judge at Union Symphony Youth Orchestra auditions, Charlotte, NC 1015
  • Cello Judge at National Federation of Music Clubs, Charlotte NC 2013
  • Cello Sectional Coach at Community House Middle School Orchestra 2015
  • Member of American String Teachers Association2010 - present

2006-2010

  • Cello instructor at Preparatory School of Music department: Lynn University Conservatory of Music
  • Private cello instructor: Private cello studio
  • Member of the symphony orchestra “Atlantic Classical Orchestra” Conductor: S. Robertson
  • Member of the symphony orchestra “Boca Raton Symphony”
  • Member of the orchestra “Symphony of the Americas” Conductor: James Brooks-Bruzzese
  • Member of the orchestra “Palm Beach Pops” Conductor: Bob Lapin

2003-2006

  • Chamber ensemble Tours (trio, quartet, quintet, sextet,) to Australia in Sydney “Opera House”, Norway, Spain, Germany, Belgium, France, Canada, Russia, Austria, Netherlands, Denmark
  • Member of the symphony orchestra “Philharmonie of the Nations” Conductor: Justus Frantz
  • Tours to Gran Canarias Festival and Poland
  • Member of the symphony orchestra “Young Philharmonie Cologne” Conductor: Volker Hartung

2001-2003

  • Principal cello in the chamber orchestra “Singing Strings” Conductor: Vladimir Neimer

1997-2000

  • Principal cello in the chamber orchestra “Young talents of Uzbekistan” Conductor: Andrei Kanarzhevskiy

EDUCATION

2008- 2010

  • Master of Music Program at Lynn University Conservatory of Music - Boca Raton, Florida Professor: David Cole

2006-2008          

  • Professional Performance Certificate Program at Lynn University Conservatory of Music- Boca Raton, Florida Professor: David Cole

2003 – 2006           

  • University of Music and Performing Arts – Munich, Germany Professor: Reiner Ginzel
  • Master Class Haus Marteau Professor: Reiner Ginzel

2001-2003              

  • Ashrafi Conservatory of Music- Tashkent, Uzbekistan Professor: Atham Mansirev

1990-2001

  • Uspenskiy Special Music School for gifted children– Tashkent, Uzbekistan, Cello Major-

Professional and personal references available upon request

Oksana McCarthy

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