Katie Eaton is pursuing a master’s degree at the Eastman School of Music. Her primary teachers include Richard Killmer, Rebecca Nagel, Mary Watt, and Amy Collins. Katie graduated with the highest honors from the University of South Carolina with a Bachelor of Music in Oboe Performance. At Eastman, Katie performed as part of the Eastman Philharmonia, Musica Nova, the Eastman Wind Ensemble, and was a finalist in the Oboe Concerto Competition. She also taught at the Eastman Community Music School. Katie has performed as a regular substitute with Symphoria and the Aiken Symphony Orchestra.