Department of Music

Mary Jo White

Associate Professor

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Mary Jo White

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Flute, Theory

Doctor of Music, Boston University
Master of Music, Michigan State University
Bachelor of Music, East Carolina University

Mary Jo White is principal flutist of the Wilmington Symphony Orchestra with whom she has frequently performed as a soloist.  Previously, she taught at Central Michigan University, Truman State University and Boston College.  Dr. White’s degrees include a bachelor’s in flute performance from East Carolina University, a master’s in flute performance from Michigan State University and a doctorate in flute performance from Boston University.  She was the principal flute for the Alma and Traverse City Symphonies in Michigan and second flute/piccolo for the Lansing Symphony.  A winner of the 2006 NFA Performer’s Competition, she performed at the National Flute Association convention in Pittsburgh  and the 2005 National College Music Society convention in Quebec City.  In fall 2008, Dr. White recorded the complete solo flute works of Benjamin Boone on her CD Flute, Naturally.  Most recently she has performed by invitation at both the 2016 National Flute Association Convention in San Diego and the 2016 National College Music Society Conference in Santa Fe.