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Growing up in Plano, one of the most musically competitive areas in Texas, I was lucky to be taught by some of the most skilled musicians in the state including Daniel Nix, Gudrun Raschen, Brian Pe...See more

Jonathan Valenzuela


Jonathan Valenzuela is a classical guitarist and pianist in the Dallas/Fort Worth area. He has been studying the guitar for seven years and the piano for eleven. He currently studies classical guit...See more

Alyson Davis


Hello! My name is Alyson Marie Davis and I've been playing the cello since I was 4 years old. Since then I've studied with many teachers including Christopher Adkins, principle cellist of the Dalla...See more

Faith Fang

Faith Fang is a violinist originally from Abilene, Texas. Since beginning the violin at the age of five, she has participated in prestigious ensembles, collaborated with renowned musicians, and perfor...See more

Julia Baca


“It is a beautiful thing when a career and a passion come together” ~Unknown

I am Julia Baca. I have been a musician since I was ten years old. From a very young age I knew I wanted a car...See more

Francis Ramas-Smith


Francis is currently a Sophomore viola performance major along with minors in Arts Management and Entrepreneurship. He studies under Barbara Sudweeks the principal violist of the Dallas Symphony Or...See more

Christopher Sykora


I am a Violist, a Music Education student, and an educator. I’ve been playing Viola for 8 years now, and I’ve been teaching for the last three. At SMU I’ve been expanding my musicianship and ...See more

Danny Jordan


I picked up my first viola at the age of eleven. I haven't stopped playing since. Music is my passion. It is the one thing in my life to which I have been able to dedicate myself. Music picks up wh...See more

Anna Musich

Anna Musich is a Freshman this year at SMU Meadows studying to attain a minor in viola performance and has played the piano for 13 years and viola for 8 years.

She has received all superior ra...See more

Eliana Yi


Eliana is currently attending Meadows School of the Arts with a B.M. in Piano Performance. She plays both piano and cello and works in the Dallas area as an accompanist, teacher, solo artist and w...See more

Katelyn N. Petersen


Katelyn Petersen is a sophomore at Southern Methodist University, pursuing majors in Cello Performance and Composition. She studies under cello professor, Andrés Díaz. Katelyn grew up in ...See more

Elizabeth Keckeisen

My name is Elizabeth Keckeisen and I am a Dallas-based violin and viola teacher pursing a performance diploma at SMU. I grew up in the Dallas area and graduated from Highland Park High School in 2013....See more

Cy Bell

Cy Bell is currently a freshman at Southern Methodist University majoring in Viola Performance. He studies with Barbara Sudweeks, former Dallas Symphony Associate Principal Viola. He has played viola ...See more

Caroline Swanson


Caroline Swanson has a background in both violin and viola, and is trained and registered with the Suzuki Association of the Americas as a Suzuki teacher. She is currently working on her master's d...See more