A native of Marshalltown, Iowa, Gail Novak now lives and performs in the Phoenix area. Gail is in demand as a collaborator across the United States and frequently performs with students, professors, and guest artists at Arizona State University. Gail’s extensive repertoire list for many different instruments has landed her invitations to perform at the National Trumpet Competition, the International Clarinet Festival, the International Double Reed Society, the National Flute Association, the International Trumpet Guild, the International Women’s Brass Conference, and the International Tuba and Euphonium Conference. She is featured on recordings with David Hickman, Robert Spring, and Brad Edwards.
Gail is on the faculty at Mesa Community College in Mesa, Arizona, the collaborative piano staff at the Indiana Summer Music Festival, and is an avid teacher for young pianists.