Rachel StegemanAdjunct Professor of Violin
Mary Pappert School of Music
School of Music 319
Education:M.M., Violin Performance, Duquesne University, 2008
B.M., Violin Performance, Duquesne University, 2004
Concertmaster, Wheeling Symphony Orchestra. Associate concertmaster, Pittsburgh Ballet Orchestra. Associate concertmaster, Pittsburgh Opera Orchestra. Principal violin of Hollywood Bowl Orchestra (Los Angeles). Previously assistant concertmaster, Los Angeles Chamber Orchestra, Los Angeles studio musician, recording over 600 major motion pictures, 250 television shows, commercials, and 300 records from 1989-2004. Former concertmaster/guest soloist, Los Angeles Master Chorale; assistant concertmaster, Los Angeles Opera Orchestra, Opera Pacific, Pacific Symphony, Mozart Camerata (all in Los Angeles), National Chamber Orchestra (Washington, D.C.), orchestral performances with National Symphony and Los Angeles Philharmonic. Solo performances with the Los Angeles Chamber Orchestra, Cabrillo Festival (Santa Cruz, Calif.), National Symphony, Capistrano Valley Symphony, Wheeling Symphony. Music festivals: St. Barth's, Sunflower, Buzzard's Bay, and Cabrillo.