Michelle Caimotto

  • Principal Flute, West Bay Opera; Piccolo, California Symphony
  • Performs with the S.F. Symphony, Opera and Ballet
  • Faculty, CSU Hayward and Mills College

Michelle Caimotto made her international debut with the San Francisco Symphony sight reading a performance of Mahler’s Symphony #7 at the 2007 Edinburgh Festival. She has toured extensively and recorded with the San Francisco Symphony, and can be heard on the Grammy Award winning Mahler Symphony #8, as well as other SFS recordings. Highly sought after as an extra and substitute musician, Ms. Caimotto has performed in every chair of the flutes section of the San Francisco Symphony, Opera, and Ballet Orchestras. She is also active in the commercial recording industry, and plays with Broadway touring shows. Ms. Caimotto is the principal flutist of the Festival Opera and West Bay Opera orchestras, piccoloist of the California Symphony, and section member of the
Symphony Silicon Valley. She is on the faculties of California State University East Bay, Mills College and the Northern California Flute Camp.