Laura Steiner

viola

Laura Steiner is a member of the New Mexico Philharmonic and a teacher of violin, viola, and music theory. She plays occasionally with the Santa Fe Symphony, Performance Santa Fe, Chatter, and other New Mexican performing arts organizations, and previously held a position with the Tuscaloosa Symphony Orchestra. She has performed solo works with the New Mexico Philharmonic, the Albuquerque Youth Symphony, the Masterworks Festival Philharmonic Orchestra, and the University of Alabama Huxford Symphony Orchestra.

Laura enjoys chamber music and new music, playing both violin and viola in groups with strings, winds, and piano. She is currently pursuing a M.M. in viola performance, string pedagogy, and music theory at the University of New Mexico, where she is a member of New Music New Mexico. She has taught violin and viola students for more than 10 years and music theory courses at UNM for seven semesters. Her principal teachers include Kimberly Fredenburgh, Wendy Richman, Daniel Sweaney, Gabriel Gordon, and Derek Reeves, and she received her Bachelor of Music degree from the University of Alabama (summa cum laude).

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CELLO
Amy Huzjak
Jonathan Flaksman •••

Carla Lehmeier-Tatum
Ian Mayne-Brody
Dana Winograd
David Schepps
Lisa Collins
Elizabeth Purvis

BASS
Jean-Luc Matton •+
Zachary Bush
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Mark Tatum ••
Katherine Olszowka
Terry Pruitt
Sam Brown

Frank Murry

FLUTE
Valerie Potter
Jiyoun Hur ••

OBOE
Kevin Vigneau
Amanda Talley

ENGLISH HORN
Melissa Peña ••+
Lauren Keating ••++

CLARINET
Marianne Shifrin •+
Ivan Valbuena ++

Lori Lovato •••
Timothy Skinner

E-FLAT CLARINET
Lori Lovato

BASS CLARINET
Timothy Skinner +
Cory Tamez ++

BASSOON
Stefanie Przybylska •
Denise Turner

HORN
Peter Erb
Allison Tutton
Katelyn Lewis •••
Maria Long ••••

TRUMPET
John Marchiando
Brynn Marchiando
Sam Oatts •••

TROMBONE
Aaron Zalkind
Byron Herrington

BASS TROMBONE
David Tall

TUBA
Richard White

TIMPANI
Micah Harrow

PERCUSSION
Jeff Cornelius
Kenneth Dean
Emily Cornelius

HARP
Matthew Tutsky

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Associate Principal •••
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