Elena Yakovleva has served as the principal piccoloist with the United States Navy Band since 2015. She holds the piccolo/ 3rd flute chair position with both the Delaware and Maryland Symphony Orchestras. A gifted musician, Yakovleva is a graduate of both the Rachmaninoff Music College in Russia and Carnegie Mellon in the United States.
American pianist Michael Angelucci, hailed as “a great artistic talent” by the A & B Foundation, has delighted audiences the world over with his musical passion. As a current faculty member at the International School of Music in Washington DC, Angelucci is a dedicated and energetic educator and a proponent of the interactive concert experience.