Whitney Clair holds the positions of second trombone in the Erie Philharmonic—currently serving as principal trombone for the 2018-19 season—and second trombone with CityMusic Cleveland. Clair frequently performs with other orchestras, including the Rochester Philharmonic, Akron Symphony and Lexington Philharmonic.


  • BM in trombone performance, Eastman School of Music
  • MM in trombone performance, Cleveland Institute of Music
  • Primary teachers include Mark Kellogg, Dr. John Marcellus and Mark Salatino