Acting Principal Clarinet (Ruth and Harvey R. Miller Charitable Fund Chair)
Joined the MET Orchestra: 2001
Acting Principal Clarinet Jessica Phillips graduated from Barnard College, with studies at Manhattan School of Music under Ricardo Morales.
Ms. Phillips has also served as Guest Principal Clarinet with the Chicago Symphony Orchestra. She has served on the faculties of the Verbier Festival, Rutgers University, and Columbia University. Ms. Phillips is a Backun Artist and has worked closely with acoustician Morrie Backun on the design of clarinets and accessories.