(Bio as of September 2018)
Equally at home with all styles of music, Montgomery performs regularly with the Chicago Composer’s Orchestra, Chicago Arts Orchestra, Chicago Symphonic Winds, Skokie Valley Symphony, Peoria Symphony and the Southern Illinois Music Festival. In chamber music, Montgomery performs with The Wunderbrass Quintet. Montgomery has performed in pit orchestras for many theater productions, most recently with Porchlight Music Theatre, BoHo Theatre, Kokandy Productions, Bailiwick Chicago and Theo Ubique Cabaret Theatre. Montgomery’s former teachers include Mark Ridenour (Chicago Symphony Orchestra), Channing Philbrick (Lyric Opera), Charles Schlueter (Boston Symphony Orchestra) and Robert Allison.