Rochelle “Chellie” Doepke attended Cincinnati College-Conservatory of Music and Indiana University Bloomington, where she received Bachelor of Music and Bachelor of Music Education Degrees in Flute and Piano.
Upon graduation, she performed with the Indianapolis Symphony Orchestra for two years, followed by a 36 year career with the Cincinnati Symphony Orchestra and Cincinnati Pops. During that time, Chellie also was Adjunct Professor of Flute at the Cincinnati College-Conservatory of Music for ten years, founder of Opus V Woodwind Quintet, and solo/chamber music recitalist in Japan and the United States. In 2004 she moved to Naples and became Vice President of Bayshore Cultural and Performing Arts Center, Inc. from 2004 – 2012,where she initiated the Bayshore Festival of the Arts, Erich Kunzel Concert Series, and Jazz in the Park Series. Chellie currently teaches flute privately and is a Realtor at Premiere Plus Realty, 370 12th Ave. South, #101, Naples, FL 34102 (239-877-1722). Check out her website or “like” her on Facebook!