A native of El Paso, Texas, Dr. Virginia Morales is a freelance hornist and music educator in the Boston area. Virginia has performed with ensembles such as the Juarez Symphony (Chihuahua, MX), the El Paso Symphony, Roswell Symphony, Boston Chamber Orchestra, the Cape Symphony, the Plymouth Philharmonic, and the New Bedford Symphony. As a soloist, Virginia has given recitals across the country, most recently in Boston, eastern Ohio, and Texas. As a chamber musician, Virginia has performed in several concert series in Switzerland and Bosnia and Herzegovina as a member of the Talis Festival and Academy. Recent career highlights include winning third prize at the 2022 International Women’s Brass Conference Solo Horn Competition. Virginia currently serves as Director of Instrumental Music at The Fenn School in Concord, MA. As an educator, Virginia has presented master classes at The Boston University Tanglewood Institute, The University of Akron and Tufts University. Virginia holds a BM degree from the University of Texas at El Paso, and MM and DMA degrees from Boston University.
The North End Music & Performing Arts Center (NEMPAC) is a 501(c)(3) community music school and professional performing arts center founded in 2001.