Clarinet / Bass Clarinet

Christine MacDonnell is a freelance musician and teacher, and has performed with numerous orchestras both home and abroad. She was the former clarinetist with “The President’s Own” Marine Band in Washington, D.C and has also played with numerous Broadway shows and recordings. She has also recorded two CD’s, “Clarinet Rhapsody” and “Enchanted Saint-Saens,” both available on

Ms. MacDonnell has been a member of the Northeastern Pennsylvania Philharmonic for 11 years.

In addition to playing and teaching masterclasses, she enjoys biking and traveling around the world.