Sarah Frisof is currently the Associate Professor of Flute at the University of Maryland. Dr. Sarah Frisof completed her doctoral work at the University of Michigan. Dr. Frisof also received degrees from the Juilliard School and the Eastman School of Music. She was a semi-finalist in the 2009 Kobe International Flute Competition, and the 2nd Prizewinner of the National Flute Association’s Young Artist Competition and the Heida Hermanns International Woodwind Competition. Dr. Frisof has attended the Verbier, Tanglewood, Pacific, and Aspen Music Festivals, and she has substituted with many major symphony orchestras. Sarah Frisof serves as principal flute with the Dallas Wind Symphony and each summer, Ms. Frisof plays in Music in the Mountains (Durango, CO).
As a teacher, Dr. Frisof has maintained a private studio for over 15 years. Her interests in outreach and education have taken her to Zimbabwe and Brazil, where she ran music programs and participated in humanitarian work. She previously served on the faculties of the University of Kansas and the University of Texas at Arlington.