SSG Elizabeth McGinness

, flute


Hartville, OH

Joined the band:


Bachelor's Degree:

Eastman School of Music

Master's Degree:

Southern Methodist University

SSG Elizabeth McGinness is a graduate of the Eastman School of Music and Southern Methodist University and has been a member of the United States Army Band "Pershing's Own" since 2009. Prior to joining "Pershing's Own," McGinness was a free-lance flutist in the Dallas area where she performed with the Allen Philharmonic and the Las Colinas Symphony, maintained a large private flute studio, and was a substitute with the Dallas Symphony Orchestra. In addition to her duties with "Pershing's Own," McGinness holds the piccolo position with the McLean Symphony, and performs frequently with the Maryland Symphony Orchestra. McGinness and her husband, John, the bass trombonist of the Delaware and Roanoke Symphony Orchestras, reside in Northern Virginia.