Rise Kostilnik

Adjunct Instructor of Oboe


BFA in Oboe Performance from Carnegie Mellon University. Current member of the Westmoreland Symphony, Westmoreland Symphonic Winds, Liturgical Soloist, Freelance musician, Private Oboe Instructor. Former member of the Pittsburgh Opera and Ballet Orchestras.


Joined Seton Hill: 1993
Hometown: Gibsonia, PA
Personal Areas of Interest: Reading, Gardening, Cooking, Travel, Counted cross stitch enthusiast
Academic Areas of Interest: Oboe Instructor, Music Department


  • B.F.A., Carnegie Mellon University