Stefanie is a full-time performer and teacher of clarinet, saxophone, and percussion. She is happy to return to LPT after playing in Fiddler on the Roof, Les Miserables, and West Side Story. Stefanie plays a variety of music including Brazilian, jazz, funk, samba, and more. She just released a debut album with her band Choro Sotaque, a group specializing in a style of Brazilian instrumental music called Choro. She also teaches Brazilian samba percussion to K-12 students through the Center for World Music. Check out Stefanie's blog about her musical adventures "Everything Is Music" at stefanieschmitz.blogspot.com or connect with her at stefanieschmitz.net. She thanks LPT for this opportunity and her family for their unending support!