- San Francisco Conservatory of Music
- University of California at Santa Barbara
- Founder and Artistic Director of Texas Strings Camp and Festival
“It would be madness on the part of the musical world not to understand he is one of the great violinists of the 21st century.”
– AUGUSTIN DUMAY
Professor of Music in Violin at the Indiana University Jacobs School of Music and Director of the Indiana University String Academy.
Experience in higher education including University of Houston and Loyola University. Tenured member of Houston Grand Opera and performs regularly with the Houston Symphony Orchestra, ROCO and the Grand Teton Music Festival.
University of Michigan, The Julliard School, Aspen Music Festival, San Francisco Conservatory
YOUNG & EMERGING ARTISTS
Samantha studied music performance and music education at the Cincinnati College-Conservatory of Music in Cincinnati, Ohio. She currently owns and operates the Sienna String Quartet in Austin, TX which performs at weddings, cocktail hours and larger events such as ACL Live, SXSW and The 2023 Country Music Awards. She is currently an orchestra director for the Austin Independent School District and the music school orchestra liason for the district. Samantha resides in Austin, TX with her two dogs Reilly & Charlie.
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