ARIANNA BEYER 22, from Mount Dora, Florida, is a recent graduate of the Eastman School of Music with both a bachelor’s degree in Clarinet Performance and an Arts Leadership Certificate, where she studied with Jon Manasse. In the summer of 2016, Ms. Beyer performed with The United States Army Band’s “Pershing’s Own” Concert Band as their summer collegiate intern. Most recently, Ms. Beyer had the honor of performing with Renée Fleming and the Eastman Philharmonia at Lincoln Center’s Alice Tully Hall. Awards achieved include: 198th Army Band Solo and Small Ensemble Competition 2016 College Solo Winner, Gerke Collegiate Artist 2015 Winner, U.S. Navy Band Concerto Competition 2013 Winner, recognition in the U.S. Congressional Record for musical dedication and achievement in 2013, and National YoungArts Foundation Winner in both 2013 and 2014.