My teaching methods are very comprehensive and interactive. I live by the mantra that there is no question too small and I am happy to be very thorough with you. I also have Eurhythmics training so I will be able to teach you how to experience music physically.
Sara Frankel is a highly acclaimed violist based out of Pittsburgh and the NYC Metropolitan area. Sara is a rising senior at Carnegie Mellon University, studying with Professor David Harding, and is currently pursuing her BFA in Viola Performance with a minor in Sonic Arts. In the past, Sara has attended the Castleman Quartet Program, Brevard Music Festival, the Eastern Music Festival and American Music Abroad. She has also performed orchestral music with the Carnegie Mellon Philharmonic, New York Youth Symphony, the Academy Orchestra with the NJSO. Sara has worked with artists such as Andres Cárdenes, Xian Zhang, Gerald Schwarz, Joshua Gersen, JoAnne Falleta, Andres Cárdenes, Xian Zhang, Gerald Schwarz, Joshua Gersen, JoAnne Falleta and many more. Sara is also a big supporter of new music and has premiered pieces by many composers, in both electronic and traditional styles. Most recently, Sara performed the United States premiere of Canadian producer David Jaeger’s piece, Sarabande, and received a standing ovation with high praise. She has also premiered and composed electronic pieces with the Exploded Ensemble, the electronic new music ensemble at CMU.
Sara is most praised for her unique sense of musicality, phrasing the music to fit her voice. To quote David Jaeger, “Her musicality is just overwhelming, she gives [the music] a new lease on life through her interpretation”. In her free time, Sara enjoys spending time with her dog, going out for hikes and discovering new brunch recipes. While school is in session, she is very involved with her Orientation Program and participates on her Buggy team as a pusher. Sara is a member of Sigma Alpha Iota and has served as her chapter’s social and education chairs and on her Executive Board as Editor.
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