Martin Garcia is the associate principal bassoon of the Cincinnati Symphony. He was previously a member of the Chamber Orchestra of Philadelphia and the Milwaukee Symphony, and a substitute with the Philadelphia Orchestra. Mr. Garcia has also performed with the Knights Chamber Orchestra, and has made appearances at Evian, Marlboro, Verbier, and Wien Moderne festivals. A recipient of a Fulbright fellowship to study in Austria, he is a graduate of the Curtis Institute of Music and the University of Cincinnati College-Conservatory of Music. His principal teachers include Bernard Garfield, Milan Turkovic, and William Winstead.