Ms. French has over 20 years of professional performing and teaching experience. She has studied at DePaul University and Northwestern University, under the tutelage of Mark Fisher, Charles Vernon, and Michael Mulcahy. French is a member of the International Chamber Artists, and has performed with the Civic Orchestra of Chicago, the South Dakota Symphony, Millar Brass, Music of the Baroque, and various pop artists including Adele and Josh Groban.
Ms. French's students have played in the MYA, Chicago Youth Symphony, Illinois All-State Jazz, and Illinois All-State Band and Orchestra. She currently teaches in several physical locations, as well as on FaceTime and Zoom.