Instrumental and Vocal Department (Violin)
Carla Brasch Francis received her Bachelor’s degree in Violin Performance from the Cleveland Institute of Music and her Master’s degree in Violin Performance from Northwestern University. She has registered numerous training courses with the Suzuki Association of the Americas, including long-term training at the University of Denver and at The School for Strings. Carla has attended several music festivals, including Aspen Music Festival and Encore School for Strings. Her teachers have included Blair Milton, David Updegraff, Donald Weilerstein, Linda Cerone, James Maurer, and Louise Behrend. She enjoys teaching and performing, and has been a faculty member at various workshops and institutions around the country.