2023 Round Top Music Festival
University of Michigan
Jacqueline Groves is a sophomore attending the University of Michigan where she studies with Daniel Gilbert and Chad Burrow. She currently performs with the University Symphony Orchestra and has also performed with the University Philharmonia Orchestra and the Symphony Band. Prior to college, she attended Interlochen Arts Academy and studied with Bryan Conger. She was awarded the National Scholar of the Arts scholarship and the Excellence in Fine Arts Award in Music from Interlochen. In March of 2020, she won the position of principal clarinet at the Honor Band of America. Also in March of 2020, she was selected to perform Shostakovich’s 5th Symphony with the Interlochen orchestra at the New World Center during the school’s tour to Miami, Florida. From 2018-2019, she was the principal clarinetist at both the Youth Symphony of Dupage and Metropolitan Youth Symphony Orchestra.