Madeleine Folkerts joined the Great Falls Symphony and Chinook Winds in 2017 and is an active performer throughout the state of Montana.
She currently teaches horn and piano and also performs as a pianist and organist. She moved to Great Falls after completing two degrees in performance and psychology/neuroscience at St. Olaf College. Madeleine has performed as a member of the
Big Sky Festival Orchestra and the National Repertory Orchestra,
as well as in other festival ensembles. She has toured nationally and internationally with the St. Olaf Band and Orchestra, appearing as a soloist with both groups.
Originally from Port Orchard, Washington, she enjoys being back in the mountains and embarking on a variety of adventures with her dog, Beasley.