Frost Spotlight: Henry Mancini Orchestra
"HMI Concertmaster Misty Drake shared a compelling onstage moment alongside McCaslin, improvising an evocative duo with the saxophonist."
Smiley face and digital marketing guru, violinist Misty Drake is a three-time soloist with the Naples Philharmonic Orchestra and is a native to Southwest FL. Ms. Drake received her Bachelor of Music from the Eastman School of Music and was named an Arts Leadership Certificate Fellow, cultivating arts engagement skills through entrepreneurial and leadership training. Currently, Misty is a full scholarship recipient at the Frost School of Music (University of Miami) where she is pursuing her Masters of Music in Violin Performance as a Teaching Assistant to Charles Castleman and is a Henry Mancini Institute Fellow.