A native of California, Dominic Teresi is principal bassoon of Tafelmusik Baroque Orchestra, Boston Early Music Festival Orchestra and Carmel Bach Festival and teaches historical bassoons and chamber music at The Juilliard School. He is also on faculty at the University of Toronto. As a chamber musician, he plays regularly with Quicksilver, Juilliard Baroque and Toronto Consort. He has also enjoyed performances with Le Concert d’Astrée, Orchestre Révolutionnaire et Romantique, American Bach Soloists, Philharmonia Baroque, Ensemble Caprice, Smithsonian Chamber Players and others. In demand on dulcian, Baroque, Classical and modern bassoon, his playing has been described as “stellar” (New York Times) and “dazzling” (Toronto Star).
Teresi was invited to be a featured artist on CBC Radio, where he performed a nationally broadcast radio concert of bassoon concertos and sonatas, and has appeared as a concerto soloist throughout Europe, North America and Australia. In addition to his work at Juilliard, Dominic Teresi teaches at the Tafelmusik Institutes, American Bach Soloists Academy, and Juilliard’s Piccola Accademia di Montisi in Italy. He has been an invited lecturer at the Musikinstrumentenbau Symposium in Saxony-Anhalt.
Dominic Teresi appears as bassoon soloist in our 40th Season Winter Musicale 2020. Click here for details.