Bethany Zare, horn
Bethany Zare has played French Horn since the age of ten. She grew up in the Bay Area and was a graduate of the San Jose Youth Orchestra. She got her Bachelor's Degree in Music Performance from the University of Southern California. She played principal horn in Mexico City for eight years. In 1995 she returned to the Bay Area to play with the San Jose Symphony. She is currently a member of Symphony Silicon Valley and Ballet San Jose and plays frequently with Opera San Jose.
Beth also represents the professional musicians of the Bay Area as President of the American Federation of Musicians, Local 153. She lives in San Jose with her partner and enjoys golf and billiards when she is not busy with her 2 dog and 4 cats.