Violinist Audrey Pride enjoys a varied career performing both chamber and orchestral music. She will join the Richmond Symphony in their 23/24 season, and before this, has held positions with the Grand Rapids Symphony, Knoxville Symphony, and Dayton Philharmonic.
Audrey attended Indiana University’s Jacobs School of Music, and received her bachelor’s degree in violin performance studying with Mark Kaplan. She completed her master’s degree with fellowship at Northwestern University, studying with Blair Milton, and at the same time, was a member of the Chicago Civic Orchestra. Additional studies include the Aspen Music Festival, the Schleswig-Holstein Music Festival, Maestro Lorin Maazel’s Castleton Music Festival, and the National Repertory Orchestra. Audrey has also performed with the Nashville, New World and Utah Symphonies, Louisville Orchestra, and at the Torrey Chamber Music Festival (Torrey, UT), and Appalachian Chamber Music Festival (Harpers Ferry, WV).