Sydney is a full-time member of Orchestra Victoria
Sydney Braunfeld was born in New York, and began playing the horn at the age of eight. She received her Bachelor’s and Master’s degrees from The Juilliard School, studying under William Purvis and Jennifer Montone.
She went on to attend The Curtis Institute where she was awarded a Performer’s Certificate in 2011. The following year, Sydney moved to Australia, and began freelancing in Melbourne.
She performs regularly with the Melbourne Symphony Orchestra, Sydney Symphony Orchestra, Adelaide Symphony Orchestra, Australian Opera and Ballet Orchestra, Hong Kong Philharmonic Orchestra, Macau Philharmonic, and the Malaysian Philharmonic Orchestra.
As a soloist, Sydney has played concerti with the Essendon Symphony Orchestra and the Melbourne Sinfonia. Sydney is currently a full-time member of Orchestra Victoria.