Maria Scotera has played flute and piccolo with the Valley Winds since its inception in 2015. She is also a member of the Pioneer Valley Symphony, Panopera and performs as a freelance musician.
She earned her Master’s degree in Flute Performance and Bachelor’s degree in Music Education from the University of Massachusetts at Amherst. Maria is in her 25th year as a music educator and is currently at Greenfield Middle School where she was awarded the Grinspoon Teaching Award.
Maria lives in Greenfield with her husband Adam and three children, all of whom are also musicians.