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Teil Taliesin

Classically trained oboist Teil Taliesin defines her own musical path through skill, curiosity, and determination. She is an active freelancer, performing with orchestras such as the Charlotte Symphony, International Lyric Academy, Principal of Rock Hill Symphony, sharing the stage with world-renown artists like Renée Fleming, Andrea Bocelli, Ben Sollee, Thorgy Thor, and more. In 2018 she performed Oboe and English horn with Disney’s Broadway production tour of Aladdin. Also in 2018, she won first place at the Columbus Invitational Arts Competition All-Star Event performing art songs by African-American women composers reimagined for Oboe and Looping Pedal. She is the co-Founder and Executive Director of Phoenix Down RPG and co-founder of Burnt Reeds, and serves as the Marketing and Social Media Board Chair for the International Alliance of Women in Music. Her latest event, Campfire Tales, combines live tabletop gaming with interactive improvisatory music in an innovative experience.