Sally Merriman Based in the Boston area, Sally enjoys performing with a wide array of ensembles on modern and historical instruments. She performs with on historical instruments with such groups as the Handel & Haydn Society, Boston Cecilia, Circa Harmonie Boston, and Peregrine Consort, and on modern bassoon with Symphony New Hampshire, the Boston Ballet Orchestra, Bach, Beethoven and Brahms Society, and Boston Lyric Opera. Originally from Missouri, Sally received her Bachelor of Music degree from the North Carolina School of the Arts. She continued her studies at the Juilliard School before moving to Israel, where she held positions with orchestras including the Tel Aviv Opera Orchestra. In addition to performing and teaching, Ms. Merriman works as administrator for Amherst Early Music.