Orchestra

William Short

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Principal Bassoon

Joined the MET Orchestra: 2012

Since becoming Principal Bassoon of the MET Orchestra at the age of 23, William has performed and taught worldwide, from Africa to Belize.

Previously Principal Bassoon of the Delaware Symphony, he has performed at the Mostly Mozart, Verbier, and Stellenbosch Festivals, and has toured throughout Central America with the Liberty Winds. He has presented classes at colleges and conservatories around the country. William attended the Curtis Institute of Music and Rice University.

Hometown

Round Rock, TX