Katherine Anderson, viola
Violist Katherine Anderson is a frequent performer with the Broyhill Chamber Ensemble, Crested Butte Chamber Music Festival, Houston DaCamera Society, Rockport Chamber Music Festival, Ashmont Hill Chamber Music Series, and the Lawrence Chamber Players. Ms. Anderson has also collaborated with the Cleveland, Meliora, Brentano and Ridge Quartets, and with such distinguished artists as Yo-Yo Ma, Paula Robison, Steven Doane, Peter Salaff, and Sergiu Luca. Ms. Anderson began her musical studies on the violin at the age of six in Sacramento, California. She earned her Bachelor of Music degree in violin and her Master of Music degree in viola from the Eastman School of Music, where she studied with members of the Cleveland Quartet. A member of the Metropolitan Opera Orchestra since 1992, Ms. Anderson also served as Associate Principal Viola in the Vancouver Symphony Orchestra. Ms. Anderson currently lives in Dobbs Ferry, NY with her husband, violinist Calvin Wiersma, and their two children.