Dr. Leslie Henrie is a local professional violinist, violist, and teacher. She received her Bachelor of Music degree in Violin Performance at the University of Utah in 2001 and her Master of Music degree in Violin Performance at the University of Kansas in 2006. She completed her Artist’s Diploma in 2008 at Park University’s International Center for Music, and while living in Kansas City she held positions as the associate concertmaster and principal second violin for the St. Joseph Symphony. She earned her Doctorate of Musical Arts degree in violin and viola performance and pedagogy at the University of Utah in 2013. She performs and records extensively with many other professional organizations in the Rocky Mountain region, including the Utah Symphony, Boise Philharmonic, Vivaldi Virtuosi, Utah Chamber Artists, and the LDS Church. She has served on the string faculties at Salt Lake Community College, Utah Valley University, the University of Utah, and the Intermountain Suzuki Institute. Currently, she is the concertmaster and president of the newly formed Sinfonia Salt Lake, a professional chamber orchestra in Salt Lake City. She also maintains her own private studio in Draper, Utah, where she lives with her two children, Connor and Georgia.
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