made her Carnegie debut at twelve years of age and attended Oberlin College and Oberlin
Conservatory. While at Oberlin,
she earned a Bachelor of Arts degree in English and French, performed with
the Oberlin Conservatory Orchestra, and served as concertmistress of the
with whom she has worked include the American Symphony, the New York City
Ballet, the New York Pops, and the Orchestra of St. Luke’s.
October 1995 through 27th July 1997, she was in the orchestra
pit for a Broadway production of Victor/Victoria. She did the same for The Producers, which enjoyed a
mammoth run from 19th April 2001 through 22nd April
In 2010, she
performed similar duties at the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame Induction
which she appears include: All My Life by Billy Joel; Duets II by Tony Bennett; Lioness: Hidden Treasures by Amy Winehouse; Livin La Vida Loca by Ricky Martin; MDNA by Madonna; One
Amazing Night by Burt Bacharach; Risque by Chic; Romancing the ‘60s by Frankie Valli; So Damn
Happy by Aretha Franklin; Songs I
Heard by Harry Connick, Jr.; The Spice of Life by Earl Klugh; and, Swing
Time! by the Canadian Brass.
She can also
be heard on the soundtracks of The
Alamo, Changing Lanes, Doubt, Powaqqatsi, Shaft, S.W.A.T., and True Grit.
In the field
of music education, she has served on the faculty of the Brearley School and the board of directors of
Education Through Music.