Miriam Bijkerk - Chamber Orchestra Conductor 

Miriam earned her Bachelor of Music from the Rotterdam Conservatory (major: classical double bass) and Masters in Arts Administration from Erasmus University in Rotterdam, the Netherlands. After finishing her degrees, she worked as performing musician, music teacher, administrator in the arts sector and as management consultant. 

After moving to the US in 2011, Miriam received her Master of Music degree from the University of Colorado, Boulder. Miriam is a bassist for Cheyenne Symphony Orchestra, Boulder Chamber Orchestra, substitute for the Wyoming Symphony and other regional orchestras as well as the orchestra teacher at Mountain Phoenix Community School.