Faculty Strings

Suzanne LeFevre

Suzanne LeFevre

Affiliate Artist in Viola

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office: MSM 120
office phone: (713)743-XXXX
address: 120 School of Music Bldg, Houston, TX 77204-4017

Suzanne LeFevre is a native of Wisconsin in the United States. She began her formal education at the University of Wisconsin-Madison, where she received a Bachelor's Degree in Music. She spent one year at the Sweelinck Conservatory in Amsterdam Holland, where she studied with the principal violist of the Concertgebouw Orchestra. She holds a Master of Music and an Artist Diploma from Yale University.

Suzanne has led an active orchestral career and chamber life music life, which has involved playing in numerous orchestras and ensembles in the US, as well as Europe, including: Principal Viola of the Louisiana Philharmonic Orchestra, Assistant Principal Viola of the Charlotte Symphony, Nederlands Philharmonic Orchestra, Milwaukee Ballet Orchestra, and New Haven Symphony. Suzanne has spent the summers participating in different Music Festivals, such as the Grand Teton Music Festival and Peninsula Music Festival. At present Suzanne lives in Houston Texas, where she is a member of the Houston Grand Opera, and Mercury Baroque. She is also a member, as well as personnel manager, of the River Oaks Chamber Orchestra.