El Paso, TX-raised flautist Amy Tatum obtained her Master of Music degree from USCs Thornton School of Music, and previously a Bachelor of Music, Magna Cum Laude, in the same field from Arizona State University. Amy has performed for The Bolshoi Ballet and Ballet Arizona, and she played principal flute in the American Youth Symphony, where she served for four seasons. Since then, Amy has appeared with numerous CA-based organizations such as New West Symphony, San Bernardino Symphony, Stockton Symphony, and Center Stage Opera. Ms. Tatum records on a variety of standard and ethnic flutes for film and television music in studios such as Capitol Records, Warner Brothers, Paramount, and Firehouse Studios, and has recorded on the Summit, Capitol, and XL record labels. Her playing can be heard on the latest albums by Yellowcard and Devendra Banhart. Amy is fortunate to have collaborated with some of the worlds foremost artists and musicians, including Yo-Yo Ma, James Galway, Sarah Chang, Yundi Li, Quincy Jones, Natalie Cole, Stevie Wonder, James Moody, Dave Koz, Monica Mancini, Josh Groban, Brad Paisley, Michael McDonald, Shelly Berg, George Crumb, John Williams, and Esa-Pekka Salonen.
Amy recording with the Hollywood Studio Symphony (1:40)