Off-Campus Instructor, Cello (Rosemont)
Originally from Vancouver, cellist Tom Mirhady received his Bachelor of Music degree at McGill University and a Master of Music degree from The Juilliard School of Music. He joined the Calgary Philharmonic Orchestra in 1979 and has played with the Edmonton and Vancouver symphonies as well as the CPO, and usually finds time for some chamber music performances each year.
In addition to playing with the orchestra, Tom has been involved in recent years with the CPO's education programs, has served on numerous committees and is now a member of the CPO board.
For 12 years Tom Mirhady was an instructor for Calgary's Suzuki Talent Education Society and teaches each summer at "String and Keys" in Bergen, Alberta, as well as at Mount Royal University.