Principal Clarinet, Berkeley
Roman Fukshansky appears regularly with the San Francisco Symphony and Opera orchestras, serves as principal clarinet with the Berkeley Symphony and Symphony Napa Valley, and performs with the Sun Valley Summer Symphony. Additionally, Fukshansky can be heard throughout the greater Bay Area performing with virtually all of the region’s professional orchestras.
An avid chamber musician Fukshansky is co-founder of Ensemble San Francisco, and has appeared with the Left Coast Chamber Ensemble, the French Music Festival, Espressivo Ensemble and others.
As an educator Fukshansky is on the faculty of San Francisco Conservatory’s Pre-College Division and UC Santa Cruz.
Fukshansky is a graduate of the San Francisco Conservatory of Music, University of Southern California, and the Manhattan School of Music. His principal teachers include Yehuda Gilad, Mark Nuccio, David Neuman, and Luis Baez.