Joyce Laidlaw is principal clarinetist with EMSO. She joined the 3M orchestra in 1973 and continued with EMSO
She is a retired hospital laboratory scientist
She grew up in Fergus Falls, MN and now lives in St Paul, MN
Her favorite hobby is genealogy, volunteering, and music. She is a retired member of the 451st army band with 34 years of service. She is also in the Bethel Philharmonic Orchestra, and is the handbell director at her church. She is also involved in singing in the choir and assists with the worship team.
Instrument: Buffet R-13 clarinet