Todd Cope was appointed Principal Clarinet of the Orchestre symphonique de Montréal in 2013. He was previously a member of the Vancouver Symphony Orchestra and a member of the New World Symphony in Miami Beach, Florida.
As a concerto soloist, he has been featured with the Orchestre symphonique de Montréal, the Sudbury Symphony Orchestra, the New World Symphony, the Music Academy of the West, and the Eastern Music Festival Orchestra, among others. In addition, he has performed with the Sun Valley Summer Symphony, the Grand Teton Music Festival Orchestra, and the Scottish Chamber Orchestra, and has held fellowships at the Aspen and Eastern music festivals, the National Repertory Orchestra, the Music Academy of the West, and the American Institute of Musical Studies in Graz, Austria. He graduated from the College-Conservatory of Music at the University of Cincinnati, where he studied with Richie Hawley. Todd Cope also completed a professional studies certifi cate at the Colburn School, where he was a student of Yehuda Gilad.
He is currently on the faculty of the Schulich School of Music at McGill University and is an exclusive Buffet Crampon and Vandoren performing artist.