Instruments: Violin, Suzuki Violin, Viola, Suzuki Viola
Joined Hochstein Faculty in: 2018
Michelle Walker holds a Bachelor of Music in Music Education from the University of Utah and she is currently pursuing a Master of Music in Music Education at the Eastman School of Music, where she is also the teaching assistant for Dr. John Fetter.
Walker has previously taught strings and orchestra in the Canyon and Davis School Districts in Utah, and she has also maintained a private studio since 2002. In addition, Walker completed Suzuki Book 1 and 2 training in summer 2018 in Ithaca and Hartford.
As an orchestral player, Walker has performed with the Salt Lake Symphony and the Orchestra at Temple Square.
A native of Victor, New York, Walker is an alumna of the Hochstein Youth Symphony Orchestra and she is also a current Suzuki parent at Hochstein – she is happy to be settled back in the Rochester area with her husband and son.