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Lloyd Shorter

OBOE/english horn

Lloyd Shorter has performed with Relâche since 1990 and acted as the co-artistic director from 2003-2018.  As a soloist he has performed in consultation with many major composers, including John Corigliano, Joan Tower, and Simon Bainbridge.  Lloyd’s performances with Relâche have included the Prague Spring Festival, concerts in Berlin, Vienna, Warsaw, Cracow, Amsterdam, Vilnius, Seattle, Phoenix, New York City, and Venezuela.  Lloyd has been a member of the Delaware Symphony for over 40 years.  He recently retired as a member of the faculty of the University of Delaware where many of his courses emphasized contemporary music.  He has been an innovator in musical and creative applications of Internet2.