Eugene Mondie is the Assistant Principal and Eb Clarinetist with the National Symphony Orchestra in Washington, D.C. He has also served as Principal of the Spokane Symphony, Orchestra Ensemble Kanazawa, and as acting Principal of the Charleston Symphony.  As a member of the National Symphony, he has given master classes throughout the U.S. on their annual residencies, as well as in the Washington, D.C. area.

Internationally, he has taught master classes and taught privately as well as at music festivals in Japan and Taiwan ROC. In addition, he teaches clarinet at the Catholic University of America. He received his Bachelor of Music degree from Oberlin College and his Masters of Music from DePaul University. His primary teachers have been Donald Montanaro, Larry Combs, and Larry McDonald.