UW-Eau Claire alumni success stories

Scott Pingel

Scott Pingel '96
(contributed photo)

Music grad lands prestigious
San Francisco Symphony spot

Scott Pingel, a 1996 UW-Eau Claire music graduate, debuted in September 2004 as the principal bassist with the San Francisco Symphony. Pingel, who received a master's degree in orchestral performance from the Manhattan School of Music in 1999, was principal bassist with the Charleston (S.C.) Symphony Orchestra before his move to San Francisco.

Read more about Pingel and his accomplishments in an online San Francisco Chronicle article.

Also read a spring 2005 UW-Eau Claire View story about Pingel and fellow music graduate Larry Lelli '90.

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