Terri Van Valkinburgh, PrincipalViola
Terri Van Valkinburgh
Where did you study?
Rice University, The Juilliard School
What do you love most about your instrument?
All the jokes
What’s on your playlist at the moment?
REM and Greg Brown
Who is your all-time favorite performer?
If you could sit down and chat with any musical figure (dead or alive) who would it be?
Can you share any memorable stories about your experience with the Grant Park Music Festival?
Carlos Kalmar at the podium during rehearsal yelling: “Nein, nein, nein!”