Passionate and versatile performer, Weily Shay is a clarinetist currently residing in the Twin Cities area in Minnesota. She has performed with several ensembles such as the University of Michigan Symphony Orchestra, Peabody Concert Orchestra, CCM Philharmonia, and Occasional Symphony. Weily's interest in contemporary music has led her to perform in ensembles such as the Peabody Modern Orchestra and the Contemporary Directions Ensemble—groups that both seek to perform unique presentations of contemporary work in intimate settings.
In addition to her love for performing, Weily enjoys teaching and spreading the joy of learning music. In the past, Weily served as a guest clinician for Fairfax County Public Schools in Northern Virginia and in the Anoka-Hennepin School District in Minneosta.
Weily received her Master of Music degree at the Peabody Institute of Music studying under Anthony McGill in May, 2016, where she was awarded the Martha and William Bill Memorial Prize in Clarinet. She earned her Bachelor of Music degree from the University of Cincinnati College-Conservatory of Music studying under Ixi Chen.
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