Instrumental and Vocal Department (Violin)
Sarah Badavas studied with Neil Weintrob at Ball State University, where she graduated with a B.M. in Music Performance and a B.S. in Music Education. In school she received a Young Artist Award and a Graduate Fellowship and played in the Muncie Symphony Orchestra. While teaching public school in Illinois, Sarah performed with the Quad City and Clinton Symphonies. In New York, Sarah freelances with several orchestras and ensembles. Her other major teachers include Shmuel Ashkenasi and Joey Corpus. Sarah completed the Suzuki Teacher Training program at the School for Strings under Louise Behrend, Ecaterina Gerson, and Allen Lieb.