SFC Beth Walenta

, viola

Hometown:

Milwaukee, WI


Joined the band:

2002



Bachelor's Degree:

The Julliard School


Master's Degree:

The Julliard School



Beth Walenta earned both her Bachelor and Master of Music degrees in Performance from The Juilliard School where she studied with and served as teaching assistant to Heidi Castleman and Misha Amory. She is currently one of the principal violists of The U.S. Army Orchestra of "Pershing's Own," where she also performs stroll music, chamber music and is a founding member of the Contemporary Ensemble. She has been a featured soloist with the Army Orchestra, and with the Northwestern Symphony Orchestra and the Lyric Theater Orchestra in New Jersey as well. Walenta regularly plays with the National Symphony Orchestra, The Washington Opera Orchestra and the Eclipse Chamber Orchestra.