Kathryn is a Classical and electric violinist based in Worcester, MA. Kathryn has rehearsed with rap artist EMINEM for the 2018 BOSTON CALLING MUSIC FESTIVAL (StringCandy Music Entertainment).
Kathryn is lead fiddle player for Grammy nominee Ashley Jordan in the Ashley Jordan Band (BOSTON MUSIC AWARDS 2018, 2017 “NASH NEXT” Finalists, LUKE BRYAN TOUR 2017). Kathryn recently won the award for “Best Acoustic Act” with Ashley Jordan for the 2019 Worcester Music Awards:
Worcester Music Awards 2019 “Best Acoustic Act”
Boston House of Blues ~ Boston Music Awards 2018 ~ ASHLEY JORDAN BAND
ASHLEY JORDAN BAND @ Boston Music Awards 2018, House of Blues Boston
Kathryn was recently featured in Boston Magazine as one of Boston’s top wedding vendors. Kathryn is an official wedding vendor of the Boston Planners Dining Club:
Kathryn is also an official wedding vendor of Pleasant Valley Country Club (Sutton MA) and an official wedding vendor of Crompton Collective’s White Room (Worcester MA):
Crompton Collective, Worcester MA
Kathryn’s 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:
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.
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:
Kathryn also 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:
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.
Kathryn manages her own private events and is currently booking for 2019-2021. Check out her Performance Calendar on her website to see where she is performing next.