Tawnee Lynn Lillo, French horn, is based in Los Angeles and is thrilled to be joining Cornerstone Chorale and Brass for her first tour. Receiving her formal training with a bachelor’s degree from University of Arizona under the late Keith Johnson in 2000 and a masters degree from USC with both Richard Todd and the late Vincent DeRosa in 2004, she now teaches horn as an adjunct professor at Pasadena City College and El Camino College, coaches the French horns of Pasadena Youth Orchestra, consults for The Horn Guys and has a very active freelance lifestyle. Ms. Lillo has hired musicians for several live shows/tours/artists, plays in many different groups ranging in classical, jazz, pop, rock, hip hop and even her own trio, Triple Play. She also loves performing musicals, opera, vocalists, playing with her colleagues and spending time with her family consisting of 9 musical nieces and nephews.
Something near and dear to her heart is social justice, and being a positive influence to people all around the world through the power of music and her singing dog, Booker. You can find more about Tawnee’s adventurous musical life at www.tawneelynnmusic.com.
Currently resides in: Los Angeles, CA