Margie Arito


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Professional Associations

Chicago Federation of Musicians



Background & Experience


• (1996-Present) Principal Oboe and Soloist DuPage Symphony Orchestra
• (1984-Present) Freelance Oboe in Chicago and all surrounding areas
• (1996-Present) Member DuPage Symphony Woodwind Quintet
• (2003-Present) Chicago’s City Lights Orchestra
• (2000-2011) Tower Chorale, Western Springs Illinois
• (1993-Present) Regular Musician Ascension Parish in Oak Park Illinois Monthly Taize Prayer Services and Holiday Mass Services
• (1993-Present) Oboe substitute in various concerts with many different orchestra’s in the Illinois and Indiana areas.
• (1984-present) Performed Broadway Shows in various musical settings as Oboe/English Horn performer
Bach - Brandenburg Concerto No. 2, Copland - Quiet City, Hertel - Concerto 6, Marais - Old French Dances, Piazzolla - Ave Maria, Telemann - Concert in D for Trumpet and 2 Oboes, Telemann - Tafelmusik, II Teil, No. 1-6

Performances include a large amount of the major orchestral oboe repertoire over the past 25-30 years mostly with the DuPage Symphony and various others in the Chicagoland area.
DuPage Symphony Orchestra
Park Ridge Symphony
Southwest Suburban Orchestra
West Suburban Orchestra
City Lights Orchestra
Salt Creek Sinfonietta
Sinfonietta Bel Canto
Downers Grove Chorale Society
Tower Chorale

Carl Sonik former member St Louis Symphony, Roosevelt University’s Chicago College
of Performing Arts and Northwestern School of Music

Numerous other teachers on an informal basis over the years as far as repertoire and
reed making