Bethany Gonella: Flutist, Piccoloist, Baroque Flutist
Bethany Gonella is a flutist, piccoloist, and baroque flute player based in Saint Paul, Minnesota. She performs frequently as an extra/substitute musician with the Minnesota Opera Orchestra and Minnesota Orchestra and plays regularly in the South Dakota Symphony Orchestra, the La Crosse Symphony Orchestra and the Winona Symphony Orchestra. She also plays with the Chione Quintet, an active and innovative woodwind quintet based in the Twin Cities, and the Sonora Ensemble, a woodwind ensemble that focuses on performing lesser-known chamber music for woodwind trios and quartets.
She is available to perform at social and religious events as a soloist or with small chamber groups. If you are interested in hiring her as a performer for an event, please contact Bethany to learn more.
Bethany maintains an active flute teaching studio along with her performance work and enjoys working with students of all levels and ages. She teaches both privately in the Twin Cities and as adjunct flute professor at the University of St. Thomas. She previously taught for five years at Winona State University. If you are interested in flute lessons, please visit the lessons page for information.