Oboe/English Horn Instructor
Logan Esterling is an active performing artist and teacher who currently holds the English Horn/Utility Oboe position with Symphony Tacoma and the Yakima Symphony, as well as the Principal Oboe position with the Seattle Metropolitan Chamber Orchestra and the Bellevue Symphony.
He performs regularly with orchestras throughout the Pacific Northwest, including the Seattle Symphony, Pacific Northwest Ballet, Northwest Sinfonietta, North Corner Chamber Orchestra, Vancouver Symphony, and Lake Washington Symphony. Outside of his orchestral jobs and freelancing career, Mr. Esterling has performed with accomplished artists such as Andrea Bocelli, Josh Groban, Evanescence, The Who, Lindsey Stirling, and "Weird Al" Yankovic.
He is also involved in the Seattle recording scene and has recorded music for the video game Destiny 2, the DreamWorks short Bird Karma, and prominent modern composers such as Christopher Tyler Nickel.
In his private teaching studio, Logan Esterling has led many students to succeed in local and state auditions. He writes, “I am passionate about enabling students to achieve the definition of success most important to them.”
Additionally, Mr. Esterling serves on the faculty of the Marrowstone Summer Music Festival and the DigiPen Institute of Technology.
Mr. Esterling earned a Bachelor of Music degree from the University of Washington, where he studied with Mary Lynch, Principal Oboe of the Seattle Symphony.