The String Division of the Department of Music and Theatre Arts offers a comprehensive academic experience and an extraordinary performance environment. Applied study is offered in the areas of violin, viola, cello, double bass, and harp with highly trained and widely recognized specialists. Performance opportunities include solo recitals, orchestra and string ensemble concerts, as well as special performances for the annual opera/musical and Viennese Ball.
String Division Faculty
- Robert P. Anderson, double bass
- Aurélien Pétillot, viola
- Tulio J. Rondón, cello, conductor - Chamber Orchestra
- Paula M. Smith, harp
- Nobuyoshi Yasuda, violin, conductor - University Symphony Orchestra, string division coordinator
NEW! Full-tuition scholarship opportunity for string musicians. Learn more about the Eileen Phillips Cohen String Scholarship here.