Adele McDonald

In 1991, Adele began a 17 year career as a commercial pilot, including positions as a corporate and charter jet pilot. In 2008 she ‘retired’ from flying -for-hire to focus on new musical interests: as Pianist/Music director for musical theater productions; as Adjunct Music Professor at Walters State Community College; as Accompanist/Sanctuary Pianist at FUMC Newport; as an ‘Old-time’ fiddler with ‘The Backyard Bunch’ band; and Compiling/Arranging/Directing incidental music for Appalachian drama productions.