String Instrument Instructors
Kelly Gembara began playing violin at the age of 9. She has performed with Columbus Symphony Youth Orchestras, the Westerville Symphony, New Britain Symphony, and Opera Project Columbus. Throughout the last two years of high school, Kelly was a member of a competitive ensemble named the Geneva String Quartet that won awards in the Coltman Chamber Music Competition, Saint Paul String Quartet Competition, and the Fischoff National Chamber Music Competition.
She has played and performed in masterclasses hosted by the Calidore, Cavani, Dover, Brentano, St. Lawrence, Haussman, and Quartet ES string quartets. Kelly traveled to Switzerland in 2017 with her high school quartet and members of the Chamber Music Connection. She regularly performs in the New England area for musical theatre productions, orchestras, and other various gigs. Kelly currently studies with Anton Miller at The Hartt School of Music.