​Elizabeth Fetters - Principal Bassoon


Elizabeth Rusch Fetters, bassoon, holds a music education

degree from Indiana University of Pennsylvania, a Master of Music degree from Kent State University in Ohio, and a Master of Library Science degree from The University of Maryland. She currently teaches middle school music for Harford County Public Schools and teaches bassoon privately. Mrs. Fetters remains active as a performer and author. In addition to the HVSO, she performs with
the Upper Chesapeake Wind Ensemble and the Côr Cymraeg Rehoboth Welsh Choir. She also has numerous articles published on bassoon pedagogy. This summer she wrote lesson plans for the Baltimore Symphony Orchestra to augment the orchestra’s midweek
concert series. When she’s not making reeds, Mrs. Fetters likes to cook with her husband, run 5K races, and read with a cat in her lap.