Katy Giorgio is president and treasurer of Orpheus Project, and is serving as the producer of The Princess Sophia opera world premiere. Ms. Giorgio received a Bachelor of Music from the Shepherd School of Music at Rice University in 2002 where she studied trombone performance and music history. Additionally, she received a Masters of Public Administration in 2016 and an Occupational Endorsement in Accounting in 2017, both from University of Alaska Southeast. Ms. Giorgio is an active trombone player in Juneau. She is principal trombone of the Juneau Symphony, and frequently appears with the Taku Winds, Amalga Chamber Orchestra, Gamble & the High Costa Living, Dale Wygant’s polka band, Juneau Big Band, and various stage productions of Perseverance Theatre, Orpheus Project and Juneau Lyric Opera. Ms. Giorgio produced the David Maslanka & Alaskan Composer Festival in 2015 at which she performed Maslanka’s Concerto for Trombone and Wind Ensemble with Mr. Maslanka in attendance himself.