In addition to his founding membership in New Millennium, John Ferrari enjoys a career as a versatile classical and hand percussionist, drummer, conductor, composer/arranger and educator in the New York area. He has been the drummer/percussionist for Meridian Arts Ensemble since 1993, and between these groups and others he has toured extensively worldwide as both performer and clinician. Mr. Ferrari is a frequent guest artist of the Chamber Music Society of Lincoln Center and has performed and recorded with most notable chamber-music organizations around New York, including: Bang On A Can All-Stars, Columbia Symphonietta, Cygnus, Da Capo Chamber Players, Empire Brass, The Group for Contemporary Music, New Jersey Percussion Ensemble, New Music Consort, Orion and Peterson String Quartets, Locrian, Patrick Grant Group, Riverside Symphony, Sequitur, and Talujon Percussion Quartet. Musically active in chamber, orchestral, pop, jazz, Broadway, dance, film and television, he can be heard on the Albany, CRI, Centaur, Koch International, Channel Classics, CGNJ, Santa-Fe and sTRANGE mUSIC record labels. Mr. Ferrari holds DMA and MM degrees from SUNY Stony Brook, and a BM from William Paterson University where he has been on the performing arts faculty since 2002.

Clarinetist Marianne Gythfeldt, a native of Norway, has distinguished herself in the areas of chamber music, orchestral and contemporary music performance. She performs regularly with chamber ensembles and orchestras in concerts throughout the United States and Europe. She has collaborated with many fine ensembles including the New York Chamber Ensemble, the Group for Contemporary Music, and the New Millennium Ensemble, and has recorded for CRI, Bridge Records, Koch and CBS Masterworks. Summer festivals she has attended include Banff, June in Buffalo, and Tanglewood, where she received the C.D. Jackson Prize for outstanding achievement. She has also appeared with the Riverside Symphony, the American Symphony Orchestra, and Orpheus Chamber Orchestra. Ms. Gythfeldt is a graduate of the Eastman School of Music (BM) and SUNY Stony Brook (MM), where she studied with Stanley Hasty and Charles Neidich.

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Cellist Gregory Hesselink has an eclectic musical life performing as a chamber musician and soloist, with mediums such as theater and dance, while being active as a teacher and promoter of new music. In addition New Millennium, he is a member of New York Philomusica, Sequitur, New Band (caretakers of the Harry Partch instrument collection), the Locrian Chamber Players, and is principle cellist of the Riverside Symphony. Mr. Hesselink has premiered more than 100 works including concertos by James Tenney ("Song 'n Dance for Harry Partch" at the Donaueschinger Musiktage '99), and Daniel Weymouth ("In Memory" with the Stony Brook Symphony). Currently, a concerto is being written for him by Ross Bauer. He has performed at festivals throughout North America, Europe and in Japan and is a regular participant at the Monadnock Summer Festival. Always teaching, he is on the faculty of Mannes Prep., and in the summer teaches during one session of the Apple Hill Center for Chamber Music. Mr. Hesselink attended the Interlochen Arts Academy, and holds degrees from the Eastman School of Music and SUNY Stony Brook, where his primary teachers were Steven Doane and Timothy Eddy. His recordings can be heard on Nonesuch, Wergo, CRI, Innova, Bridge, Koch, Albany, PPI and the Point Records Labels.

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Pianist Margaret Kampmeier has a varied career as soloist, chamber musician, orchestral keyboardist and teacher of piano. She has performed across the United States, in Canada, Mexico, Europe and Asia, and has recorded for Centaur, Koch International, Bridge Records and Nonesuch. A founding member of New Millennium Ensemble, Ms. Kampmeier has performed also with the Kronos Quartet, Speculum Musicae, New York New Music Ensemble, Newband, League of Composers/ISCM, Musician's Accord, St. Luke's Chamber Ensemble and Orpheus Chamber Orchestra. Festival appearances include Tanglewood, Ravinia, Bard and Caramoor. Ms. Kampmeier has presented workshops on contemporary techniques and music of women composers and teaches piano at Princeton University. A graduate of the Eastman School of Music, Ms Kampmeier earned Master's and Doctoral Degrees from the State University of New York at Stony Brook, where she studied with pianist Gilbert Kalish.

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Violinist Sunghae Anna Lim has concertized extensively throughout the United States, England, Austria and Japan. In addition to her activities in New Millennium Ensemble, Ms. Lim is a founding member of the Laurel Piano Trio, which won the 1995 Nathan Wedeen Award at the Concert Artist Guild Competition in New York. Ms. Lim has participated in music festivals such as Marlboro, Ravinia, Prussia Cove, the Portland Chamber Music Festival and the Laurel Festival of the Arts. As a soloist, she has appeared with the Honolulu Symphony, the Princeton Symphony Orchestra, the Delaware Valley Philharmonic, and has toured Japan with the Viennese chamber orchestra "Ensemble Nine". Ms. Lim teaches violin at Princeton University, and has recorded for Koch International, CRI, and Newport Classics. She received a B.A. from Harvard University in German History and Literature and completed her Diplom at the Mozarteum in Salzburg. Her teachers include Sandor Vegh, Arnold Steinhardt and Louis Krasner.

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Flutist Tara Helen O'Connor is a charismatic performer sought after for her unusual artistic depth, brilliant technique and colorful tone in music of every era. Tara is a member of the woodwind quintet Windscape, the 1995 Naumburg Award winning New Millennium Ensemble and the flute soloist of the world renowned Bach Aria Group. Tara performs regularly with the Chamber Music Society of Lincoln Center, Orpheus, Santa Fe Chamber Music Festival, Spoleto USA, Chamber Music Northwest and Music from Angel Fire. A 2001 Avery Fisher Career Grant recipient, she also received two Grammy nominations in January of 2003 for the recording Yiddishbbuk on EMI Classics. She has recorded for Deutsche Gramophon, EMI Classics, Arcadia, CRI, Koch, and Bridge Records. Tara has appeared on A&E's "Breakfast for the Arts" and Live from Lincoln Center. She is professor of flute at the Purchase College Conservatory of Music and was recently appointed to the faculty at the newly created Bard College Conservatory of Music. An avid photographer, she has photo credits in Time Out, Strad, and Chamber Music America magazines.