Bonnie Terry1st Violin
Year you joined the Grant Park Music Festival:
Salt Lake City, Utah
Where you live now:
San Antonio, Texas
Where did you study?
Eastman School of Music, Cleveland Institute of Music, and Interlochen Arts Academy
What do you love most about your instrument?
I love the singing quality of the violin and the fact that there is so much amazing repertoire for the instrument.
What would you be if you were not a musician?
An actor, comedian, or singer
Who would you love to work with in a future musical collaboration (conductors, guest artists) who you have not previously worked with?
Hillary Hahn, violinist, or Barbara Hannigan, Singer/conductor
Can you share any memorable stories about your experience with the Grant Park Music Festival?
My favorite performances/memories have been with Pink Martini, playing any Mahler or Shostakovitch Symphony, and the Broadway concerts. I'm a sucker for Broadway.
What’s on your playlist at the moment?
Reading, dancing, singing, shopping, tv, movies, cats