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The violin studio at DePaul gives careful attention to repertoire and performance, and offers violin students a dynamic and vibrant studio experience. 


I-Hao Lee
I-Hao Lee
Ann Setzer
Ann Setzer
Janet Sung
Janet Sung

Alumni Accomplishments

Here's a brief look at where some of our graduates are playing, teaching and working:

  • The Berlin Philharmonic
  • London Symphony Orchestra
  • Taegu Symphony, South Korea
  • Concertmaster with Cape Town Symphony Orchestra, South Africa
  • Gold Medal winner, Sony Classical Competition and European Violin Competition
  • 1st violinist and founder of Kontras String Quartet, quartet-in-residence of Lenoir-Rhyne University, Hickory, NC
  • 1st violinist with the Swedish Radio Symphony Orchestra, Stockholm, Sweden
  • Concertmaster of West Side Story Broadway tour production 
  • 1st violinist of the Spektral String Quartet
  • Violinists with Lake Forest Symphony, the Elgin Symphony, Chicago Symphonietta and The New Millennium Orchestra of Chicago, Chicago Opera Theater Orchestra, Chicago Q Ensemble
  • Faculty at: Music Institute of Chicago; New Music School of Chicago, Merit School of Music & DePaul University Community  Music Division
  • Manager and Director of Operations for the Marlboro Music Festival