Suzanne Buerkle


Suzanne Buerkle, a native of Cincinnati, Ohio, is the former Professor of Flute at Southeastern Louisiana University, and Piccolo Player of the Baton Rouge Symphony Orchestra and Principal Flute of Opera Louisiane. She began her flute and piccolo studies with world renowned Piccoloist, Jack Wellbaum, of the Cincinnati Symphony and Cincinnati Conservatory of Music, followed by studies at Indiana University and University of Southern California with Teacher’s including Thomas Robertello and Jim Walker.

While in California she studied Yoga with Bikram Choudhury, and has been a certified Bikram Yoga instructor since 2004. In addition to performing in Miami, New York, Boston and Los Angeles, Suzanne has helped to develop and run a music therapy program for children with autism in collaboration with the Baton Rouge Symphony, and teaches group flute lessons for Kid’s Orchestra.

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