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As of 2011, its members included graduates of prominent conservatories from around North America.
April Clayton holds a D.M.A. from Juilliard School, was formerly Principal Flute with the New York Lyric Orchestra. She is also a graduate of the Cincinnati Conservatory of Music at the University of Cincinnati and of Oberlin Conservatory. She currently is a professor of flute at BYU.
Geralyn Giovannetti is a Canadian native and graduate of the University of Western Ontario. She has a D.M.A. from the University of Michigan. She was previously a member of the Canadian ensemble Essex Winds. She is a professor of oboe at BYU and Associate Director for Undergraduate Studies at the BYU School of Music.
Jaren Hinckley holds a Doctor of Music degree from Florida State University where he studied with Frank Kowalsky. Hinckley has a Masters degree in clarinet performance from the Jacobs School of Music at Indiana University and a B.M. from the University of Utah.
Christian Smith is a doctoral candidate at the University of Michigan and principal bassoonist with The Orchestra at Temple Square. He was previously on the faculty of Ricks College (now BYU-Idaho) where he founded the Ricks College Chamber Winds.
- Encore Arts Management entry on Orpheus Winds
- Essex Winds membership list
- School Sisters of Notre Dame of St. Louis webpage
- UVU Review
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