Meet Our Musicians

Amy Orsinger Whitehead

Amy Orsinger Whitehead

On Stage

A Pennsylvania native, Amy Orsinger Whitehead has played flute in the Charlotte Symphony since 1997. She also performs in the Rhodora Winds, the Laurel Trio, and the Out of Bounds New Music Ensemble. Amy is a founder of and instructor at Atlanta’s Sizzlin’ Summer Flute Fest, a yearly flute camp for young flutists in Georgia. She coaches the woodwind section of the Charlotte Symphony Junior Youth Orchestra. Amy holds flute performance degrees from Duquesne University in Pittsburgh and the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee’s Institute of Chamber Music. She has taught flute at Spelman College, Wingate University, Queens University, and is currently on faculty at Davidson College. When not playing her flute, Amy enjoys Zumba, kickboxing, and shopping...especially for shoes!