Ian Mayton with Dr. Abigail Pack
Ian Mayton with Dr. Abigail Pack

Durham, North Carolina native and 2013 graduate of UNCG School of Music, Theatre and Dance Ian Mayton very recently won the full-time 4th horn position in the Houston Symphony OrchestraLink opens in new window. Ian was a Presser Scholar while pursuing his undergraduate degree in horn performance with Dr. Abigail Pack.

As a student at UNCG, Ian held principal positions in UNCG Wind Ensemble and Symphony Orchestra, and performed actively with the UNCG Horn Choir locally and regionally. He regularly subbed with the North Carolina Symphony for the 2013-2014 season as well.

“My education at UNCG prepared me to take my career to the next level, and opened many doors and opportunities for me,” says Mayton of his time in the School of Music, Theatre and Dance.