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Tom SlavinskyClarinetist Tom Slavinsky has been a member of the Glimmerglass Opera Orchestra since 1975. He is a member of the Catskill Symphony and performs regularly with many of the regional orchestras in up state NY. After retiring from Hartwick College as an adjunct in music education and visiting artist in music , he continues to maintain an active private teaching studio . He was a member of the instrumental music faculty for the Oneonta City School District, serving as an instrumental music educator, from 1974-2007 , and as its Music Coordinator.

He holds degrees from Ithaca College and Hartwick College, and studied clarinet with Robert Schmidt and Joe Allard. In addition to his performance duties, he has also served Local 443, AFM as its Vice President and the Glimmerglass Opera Orchestras Union Steward .