Vancouver percussionist Katie Rife is a dynamic and active performer of classical and new music. Katie has performed in concerts presented by Music on Main, Vancouver New Music, Redshift Music Society, and Driftwood Percussion, among others. She is the principal percussionist of the Okanagan Symphony Orchestra and also works with the Vancouver Symphony Orchestra. A dedicated educator, she is on faculty at the Vancouver Academy of Music and the Langley Community Music School, and is a teaching artist at the Sarah McLachlan School of Music. Her credentials include a Masters of Music from the San Francisco Conservatory of Music and a Bachelors of Music from the University of British Columbia, both in percussion performance.