Dr. Angela Galestro, a native of Sarasota, Florida, holds a Bachelor of Music from Stetson University, a Master of Music from The University of Akron, and a Doctorate of Musical Arts from Shenandoah Conservatory.

During her time at Shenandoah, under the guidance of world-renowned flutist Jonathan Snowden, Angela served as the flute studio graduate teaching assistant. In this role, she conducted applied lessons, directed studio rehearsals, led the flute ensemble, lectured on flute history, and conducted technique classes for undergraduate, graduate, and artist diploma level students. Angela has extensive professional experience performing worldwide in cities across the USA, Europe, and South America. Her performances include playing the flute, piccolo, and alto flute in symphony orchestras, opera orchestras, musical theatre, and chamber music ensembles, with multiple appearances at Carnegie Hall. Additionally, she is flutist and collaborative artist in the multi-award-winning flute and guitar ensemble, GS Duo.

Beyond her proficiency as a flutist, Angela is a skilled pianist, singer, songwriter, recording artist, producer, and composer. Her original music has been featured in commercial ads, independent films, and podcasts. In 2022, Angela co-wrote, recorded, and produced a genre-sweeping album by critically acclaimed original band β€œThe Dialogue”. She is set to debut her solo album, featuring all original songs, in 2024. Β Angela is often sought after for collaborative song projects and is acknowledged as a musical mastermind, known for her invaluable contribution to refining and completing the songs of other artists.
Her original compositions have received acclaim in internationally recognized magazines such as The HYPE Magazine, Galore, LA Weekly, This Is 50, Click My Track, The CLOUT Magazine, and more.

Angela holds the position of Instructor of Flute at the Sarasota Music Conservatory and serves as the Artistic Director for the Gulf Coast Flute Choir. Additionally, she is the Adjunct Professor of Songwriting and Collaborative Music Production/Recording Studio Technique at the State College of Florida. Angela is also the CEO of the independent record label, Galestro Records.