Doriot Anthony Dwyer
|Birth name||Doriot Anthony|
|Born||March 6, 1922|
|Died||March 14, 2020 (aged 98)|
|Years active||fl. ca. 1943–2008|
She was one of the first women to be awarded principal chair for a major U.S. orchestra.:60 She was the principal flute for the Boston Symphony Orchestra from 1952 until 1990.:1 She was second flute for the National Symphony Orchestra and the Los Angeles Philharmonic.
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- Kean, Kristen Elizabeth (2007). First Flute: The Pioneering Career of Doriot Anthony Dwyer (D.Mus.A. thesis). Baton Rouge, La.: Louisiana State University. OCLC 209994674. Retrieved 2010-05-31.
- "College of Fine Arts: Faculty and Staff". Boston University. Archived from the original on September 7, 2010. Retrieved 2010-05-29.
- Kole, William J. (March 16, 2020). "Doriot Anthony Dwyer, second ever female principal chair at major U.S. orchestra, dies at 98". USA TODAY. Retrieved March 16, 2020.