IVES, MONTGOMERY + BEETHOVEN
Diana Morgan lives in Los Angeles and has played with Southern California’s top orchestras, including the Los Angeles Philharmonic, Los Angeles Chamber Orchestra, Santa Barbara Symphony, and the San Diego Symphony Orchestra.
Diana has performed with John Adams, The Beach Boys, Gustavo Dudamel, David Foster, Ben Folds, Ludwig Göransson, Diana Krall, Esperanza Spaulding, John Williams, The Who and many more.
Diana has performed at numerous festivals, including Mainly Mozart, Arizona MusicFest, the Artosphere Festival, and Spoleto Festival USA. She has played in commercials, major motion pictures, and can be heard playing piccolo on the ABC series Fresh Off the Boat.
A dedicated teacher, Diana created “DM Flute Studio” and is a flute-piccolo faculty member at the Colburn Community School. Alumni of her private studio have attended such institutions as the Colburn Conservatory, USC, UCLA, Manhattan School of Music, Dartmouth College, Brown University, Carnegie Mellon University, Yale University, and many others.
Diana has been a guest clinician at the University of Maryland, Occidental College, San Diego Flute Guild, and Idyllwild Arts Academy. Since 2010, Diana has been the program director and faculty member at Jim Walker’s Beyond the Masterclass.
Diana received a Graduate Certificate in flute performance from the University of Southern California and her master’s degree from Carnegie Mellon University. Her principal teachers were Dr. Amy Hamilton, Jeanne Baxtresser, Alberto Almarza and Jim Walker.