Atlantic Classical Orchestra double bassist Janet Clippard has spent most of her musical career as the assistant principal bassist of the Florida Philharmonic Orchestra. She has also performed with the Jacksonville Symphony and the Florida Orchestra. As a founding member of the chamber orchestra American Sinfonietta, she annually toured the great concert halls of Europe, such as Vienna’s Musikverein. Ms. Clippard has collaborated in chamber music with such groups as the Austrian String Quartet, the Miami String Quartet, the Amernet String Quartet and the Highlands-Cashiers Festival Quintet. Ms. Clippard was the assistant librarian for the Houston Symphony from 2005 through 2007. Currently, she is the Associate Editor of Double Bass Music for St. Francis Music Publications.