Debra Reuter-Pivetta

Adjunct Instructor in Flute

Flutist Debra Reuter-Pivetta enjoys a diverse career as soloist, chamber artist, orchestral player, and teacher.  A winner in the 1999 Concert Artists Guild Competition, she also holds top prizes in the Louise D. McMahon International Music Competition, the National Flute Association’s Young Artist Competition, and the Flute Talk Competition.

Ms. Reuter-Pivetta has performed as concerto soloist with many orchestras across the United States and Europe. Debra Reuter-Pivetta is a founding member of the newly formed flute, viola and harp trio, the Fire Pink Trio. Ms. Reuter-Pivetta has given many premieres both as soloist and chamber artist, and has recorded chamber works by Undine Smith Moore, William Banfield, and Anthony Kelley on the Albany label.

Debra Reuter-Pivetta has recorded works by Böhm, Bozza, Saint-Saëns, Guiot and Burton with her husband, pianist Federico Pivetta. Their critically acclaimed CD has aired frequently on public radio stations across the country. Performance highlights for the Pivetta Duo include concerts in Chicago, New York City, Italy, and an extensive concert tour performing in 75 cities nationwide.

Debra Reuter-Pivetta is the principal flutist with the Greensboro Symphony Orchestra and the flute instructor at Salem College.



B.M., University of North Carolina School of the Arts