Musicians for Hire

Simon Lapointe
Available for private lessons and audition prep
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Galliard Trio – flute, violin, cello
Contact: Mike Daniels (cell : 757-375-1475)

Jeannie DeDominick
Galliard Trio – flute, violin and cello

Lui Berz (Lei Lei Berz)
Cellist, Presenter for “Notes From The Silk Road” Multicultural presentation
Cello teacher & coach, storyteller with shadow puppets
Wedding, anniversary, and special event music
Contact: 757-339-7379
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Chesapeake String Quartet
Yun Zhang, Associate Concertmaster
Seiko Syversten
Satoko Rickenbacker
Michael Daniels, Principal Cello

Ambrosia Quartet
Contact: Rebecca Gilmore | 757-598-2624

Ambrosia Quartet has been in existence since 2002, performing chamber music for the highest quality arts organizations and performing for weddings and special events. Musicians of the group are Simon Lapointe (Principal Second Violin), Mayu Kuroda Cipriano (violin) and Beverly Kane Baker (Principal Viola).

Rebecca Gilmore, Assistant Principal Cello for the VSO
Rebecca Gilmore is available for lessons and as a soloist. Having taught formal cello lessons for 20 years, Rebecca Gilmore maintains a private cello studio in her home.

Contact: | 757-289-5315

David Savige
2nd bassoon, VSO | (757) 679-3472

Scott Harris
Bass Instructor | (757) 270-9836