NYFC President 2012-2015
Flutist Wendy Stern received her MM from the Juilliard School. An avid proponent of newly composed chamber music, she has premiered and recorded works by Lei Liang and John Deak with the Cicada Chamber Ensemble; by Cynthia Folio with Ensemble Triolet; and by Joseph Schwantner, Robert Dick, Elizabeth Brown, Gary Schocker, and many other composers during her twenty-five-year tenure with Flute Force. A former teaching-artist for the Lincoln Center Institute, Wendy Stern has designed creative educational workshops and presented them in Washington, DC, Chicago, New York, California, New Mexico, North Carolina, the UK, and New Zealand. A former president of the New York Flute Club, she is on the faculty of Montclair State University.