Janet Clippard spent most of her musical career as the assistant principal bassist of the Florida Philharmonic Orchestra. As a founding member of the American Sinfonietta, a professional chamber orchestra, she toured annually playing in the great concert halls of Europe such as Vienna's Musikverein. Ms. Clippard has also performed with the Jacksonville Symphony and the Florida Orchestra. Presently, she is a member of the Atlantic Classical Orchestra and is the principal bassist for the Miami City Ballet. In chamber music, Janet has collaborated in chamber music with such groups as the Austrian String Quartet, the Miami String Quartet, the Amernet String Quartet and the Eroica Trio.