Zon Eastes, cellist
Zon Eastes musical career includes teaching and coaching, performing, and conducting. As teacher and coach, Eastes has worked independently and at at the Brattleboro Music Center, and at Dartmouth, Amherst, and Keene State colleges, He has performed recitals and concerts across the United States working with such ensembles as the Arcadia Players Baroque Orchestra, the New England Bach Festival, the Vermont Symphony Orchestra, and the Bella Rosa String Quartet. He has participated in the Boston Early Music, Waterloo, Aix-en-Provence, and Lameque International Music (Canada) festivals. Eastes has conducted orchestras and choruses on both coasts, and served as Music Director of the Windham Orchestra for over twenty years. He currently works at the Vermont Arts Council as Director of Outreach and Advancement. Eastes served as director of the Bainbridge Island Arts and Humanities Council from 2006 to 2009.