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Boston House of Blues  ~ Boston Music Awards 2018

Boston House of Blues ~ Boston Music Awards 2018

 

Kathryn is a classically trained violinist of 28 years. Her love of music began at the age of three when she enrolled in Whitinsville Christian School's strings program in Central Massachusetts in 1990. Since then Kathryn has studied violin with Tammy Kaye, Joanne Kuder, Elise Kuder, Monica Vander Baan, Robert Eshbach, and Elliott Markow.

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During her high school years Kathryn participated in the Massachusetts Central District and All State Orchestra Festivals, and attended Apple Hill Center for Chamber Music. In 2006 she was awarded The Young Artist Scholarship from the University of New Hampshire. She served as concert-mistress of the UNH Symphony Orchestra from 2008-2010, receiving her Bachelor's degree in Music Education.

In May 2018, Kathryn was selected by music entertainment company StringCandy to rehearse with rap artist Eminem for his performance at the Boston Calling Music Festival.

In July 2017, Kathryn was selected to perform with Grammy Nominated artist Ashley Jordan as the opening act for country artist Luke Bryan (New Hampshire Bank Pavilion). Since then, Kathryn has performed regularly with Ashley, including a nationally televised performance on “Nash Next’s Finals 2017” at the Wildhorse Saloon (Nashville TN) as well as The 2018 Boston Music Awards at the House of Blues Boston:

Nashville, TN

Nashville, TN

Boston Music Awards 2018,  House of Blues Boston

Boston Music Awards 2018, House of Blues Boston

Kathryn currently performs with the Claflin Hill Symphony Orchestra (Milford MA) and enjoys performing with her cover band BELIT at many local venues throughout Central MA:

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Kathryn currently performs as a soloist in the Worcester County area at venues such as The UXLocale (Uxbridge MA), The Grafton Grill, Hunter’s Grille & Tap (Grafton, MA), and Lock 50 Worcester:

LOCK 50 , Worcester MA

LOCK 50, Worcester MA

Kathryn is an official wedding vendor of Crompton Collective's White Room (Worcester MA) and an official wedding vendor of Pleasant Valley Country Club (Sutton MA). She also manages her own private-event bookings and is currently booking for 2019-2020. Check out her Performance Calendar to see where she is performing next.

 
Crompton Collective, Worcester MA

Crompton Collective, Worcester MA

Kathryn is a certified Suzuki Violin Instructor and has managed the orchestras at The Rivers School Conservatory (Weston, MA). She has taught private violin lessons at Whitinsville Christian School (Whitinsville MA), The Bancroft School (Worcester MA), Sherwood Middle School (Shrewsbury MA), and currently teaches violin at Apple Tree Arts in Grafton, MA.