University of Oregon
Sarah Viens is Principal Trumpet of the Eugene Symphony and Orchestra Next. Sarah performs regularly throughout the Pacific Northwest with groups such as the Seattle Symphony, Oregon Symphony, Portland Opera, and the Oregon Brass Quintet. An experienced educator of all ages, she is the Instructor of Trumpet at the University of Oregon. During the summer, she is a member of the Sunriver, Astoria and Oregon Bach Festivals. As an administrator, Sarah co-founded Orchestra Next, a training orchestra in Eugene, and serves as its general manager. Sarah holds trumpet performance degrees from the Cleveland Institute of Music, B.M., and Temple University, M.M. Sarah has studied with esteemed performers such as James Darling, Michael Sachs, Jeffrey Curnow, David Bilger, and Brian McWhorter.