Connie Eilers

Violin

Canadian-born violinist Connie Eilers is active as a performer, chamber musician and teacher throughout the Los Angeles area. A laureate of competitions in the US and Canada, she began violin studies at age four and made her solo orchestral debut at twelve with the Vancouver Youth Symphony.

Eilers holds a Master's degree in Performance from the Cole Conservatory of California State University, Long Beach, where she was a student of Lorenz Gamma, and a Bachelor's in Performance from Biola University's Conservatory of Music, where she studied with Kangwon Lee Kim and Samuel Formicola. She is also the recipient of a Violin Performers ARCT diploma from the Royal Conservatory of Music in Toronto.

A violinist with extensive solo, orchestral and chamber music experience, Eilers has participated in performances and masterclasses with Menahem Pressler, Roland and Almita Vamos, the Borromeo and Borealis String Quartets, Joel Smirnoff, Peter Slowik and Nicholas Kitchen, among many others. Passionate about many genres of music, she has recorded for diverse projects ranging from films to contemporary pop.

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