Mary Matthews enjoys an active and varied career as a chamber musician, soloist, orchestral performer, and pedagogue. She has performed throughout the United States, South America, and Europe and has presented masterclasses and lectures in the United States and Bolivia. She is a founding member of Cuatro Puntos Chamber Music Collective, a chamber ensemble dedicated to musical diplomacy, and she performs with the SoundScape Trio, the Collage Ensemble, and the Colorado New Music Ensemble. Dr. Matthews joined the Hartford Independent Chamber Orchestra as Principal Flute during the 2012/2013 season, and in this capacity has collaborated with some of New England's leading musical organizations. Notable performances include a debut season with the 2012 Newport Music Festival, the 2013, 2012, and 2011 National Flute Association Conventions, the Goethe Institut Música Nueva Festival, and the Jornadas de Música Contemporánea in Cochabamba, Bolivia. She has appeared as a soloist with the Hartford Independent Chamber Orchestra, Firelands Symphony, Pottstown Symphony, and Baldwin-Wallace Symphony Orchestras. She is currently based in Boulder, Colorado. Dr. Matthews holds a Doctor of Musical Arts Degree from The Hartt School, a Master of Music Degree from the Peabody Institute, and Bachelor of Music Degree from the Baldwin Wallace Conservatory of Music.