Marion Kuszyk is currently the Associate Principal Oboist with the Los Angeles Philharmonic, a post she has held for the past 23 years. Prior to her tenure in Los Angeles, Mrs. Kuszyk was Associate Principal Oboist in the Kansas City Symphony for 5 years where she also served as the oboe instructor at UMKC. Mrs. Kuszyk has performed with the Boston Symphony, the Atlanta Symphony, the Grand Teton Music Festival, the Tanglewood Music Festival, and the La Jolla Music Festival among others. She attended the Oberlin Conservatory or music and the Eastman School or Music. A native of northern Virginia, Mrs. Kuszyk is currently a faculty member at the USC Thornton Music School and resides in the suburbs of Los Angeles with her husband and two children – ages 13 and 15.