Laura Blankenship

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Laura Blankenship is the principal second violinist of the Salisbury Symphony and the North Carolina Chamber Orchestra. She holds contracts with the Fayetteville and Western Piedmont symphonies, and she performs […]

Erin David

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Violinist Erin David lives in Charleston, WV, with her dog Dmitri. She is the Assistant Concertmaster of the West Virginia Symphony Orchestra, first violinist of the Montclaire String Quartet, and […]

Royce Lassley

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Royce Lassley continues to impress audiences with seasoned, inspired performances since he started playing the violin at the late age of 13 with Elaine Clyatt. Within three years of starting […]

Madison Ryan

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Violinist Madison Ryan is currently pursuing her master’s degree at the University of Wyoming, where she studies with Dr. John Fadial. While attending UW, she has worked as a graduate […]

Sheng-Ho Wang

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Sheng-Ho Wang has been a graduate assistant at University of South Dakota since January 2018 and has served as concertmaster of the USD Symphony since August 2016. He has also […]

James Zabawa-Martinez

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James Zabawa-Martinez is a D.M.A. student in violin performance at the University of Minnesota. He is currently serving as teaching assistant to the renowned violin pedagogue, Sally O’Reilly. As a […]

Daniel Skidmore

DANIEL SKIDMORE performs regularly in North Carolina as Concertmaster of the Salisbury Symphony, as Associate Concertmaster of the Winston-Salem Symphony, and as the violinist in the SHU Strings piano trio. […]

Randall Weiss

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Principal Second

Dr. Timothy W. Lane Principal Second Violin Chair

Courtney Elise LeBauer

COURTNEY ELISE LEBAUER began studying the violin at the age of six. While still in high school, she was asked to join the Greensboro Symphony Orchestra, becoming the youngest musician […]