Laura DeLuca, clarinet, has been a member of the Seattle Symphony since 1986, and has been a soloist with that orchestra in the Copland and Starer concerti. She is co-founder of the Seattle Chamber Players, and her extensive chamber music appearances have also included performances with the Icicle Creek and Methow festivals, and in Portugal with the Moscow Piano Quartet. A frequent performer with MOR, she was the clarinetist for Paul Schoenfield’s Camp Songs, recorded on MOR’s Art from Ashes, Vol. 1 and Jake Heggie’s For a Look or a Touch, recorded on Naxos (8.559379)—both MOR commissions). Ms DeLuca was the solo clarinetist in the Academy Award-winning documentaries The Long Way Home and Into the Arms of Strangers: Stories of the Kindertransport. She received her formal training at Northwestern University.