57. jonathon gentry photoA native of Frisco, TX, Jonathan is a recent graduate of the Juilliard School and holds a BM from the New England Conservatory. Following NRO, he will join the Louisiana Philharmonic Orchestra as principal oboe. As a chamber musician, he is a member of Tangent Winds, a New York-based quintet that recently won a Bronze Medal at the Fischoff Competition. His teachers include Nathan Hughes, Elaine Douvas, Linda Strommen, John Ferrillo, and Erin Hannigan.