Kathleen Golding is a member of the Kennedy Center Opera House Orchestra and serves on the faculty at American University. She has played co-principal oboe in the Orchestra de la Mineria in Mexico City, acting principal oboe with the Grant Park Symphony Orchestra in Chicago, and has participated in the Marlboro Music Festival in Vermont. Most recently, Ms. Golding performed and coached chamber music at the Music Masters Festival in Kazusa, Japan. She has performed with the National Gallery Orchestra and Washington Concert Opera, and as a soloist at the Corcoran Gallery of Art, Library of Congress, and Terrace Theatre. Ms. Golding can be heard on performances recorded on the Smithsonian and Musical Heritage labels.