Jennifer Kummer


Jennifer Kummer was hired in 1997 by contractor Carl Gorodetzky to work as Principal Hornist of Nashville’s premier recording studio orchestra “The Nashville String Machine.” She previously held principal positions in the Memphis Symphony, the Honolulu Symphony, and the Grant Park Symphony in Chicago. She was appointed Principal Horn of the Huntsville Symphony Orchestra in Alabama by its new conductor Gregory Vadja and was recently hired to join the Nashville Symphony as Assistant 1st horn during the orchestra’s 2012-2013 season. She studied at the University of Southern California under studio musician Vincent DeRosa and at Western Illinois University with Roger Collins. She and her musician husband Stephen have two adorable daughters and a beloved Great Dane.