California’s Santa Barbara Symphony has appointed Amy Tatum as principal flute. Tatum has appeared as principal flute in over 30 performances with LA Opera and performs regularly with orchestras including the Hollywood Bowl Orchestra, Los Angeles Chamber Orchestra, Pacific Symphony, Pasadena Symphony, New West Symphony, Los Angeles Master Chorale, and Long Beach Opera. Tatum teaches at LA City College, Mt. St. Mary’s, and her private studio. She has appeared as lecturer and featured artist at CalArts University, Gwangju University and Kyungsung University (Korea), and Scripps College. Tatum holds an affinity for the music of video games and is the principal flute on Riot Games’ “League of Legends” and has performed the score as a soloist on the soundtrack and at video game festivals. She can be heard on soundtracks for film (most recently Avatar: The Way of Water), television, video games, and in popular music. Read the complete press release at https://thesymphony.org/symphony-news/santa-barbara-symphony-names-new-principal-flute-amy-tatum/.