Eleanor Lehmann, Viola & Violin Faculty
Eleanor Lehmann began her musical studies on violin at the San Francisco Conservatory of Music, in California. She received a degree in music education and performance from the California State University in San Francisco. After a year of public school teaching, she had the opportunity to move to Mexico and work as teacher and performer with many of the professional orchestras of the region. Returning to California in 1986, she accepted positions with the Modesto and Stockton Symphonies then entered into the teaching profession with the Merced City School District.
In 2003, she moved to Maine where she now teaches both violin and viola at the Portland Conservatory of Music. In 2007, she initiated violin classes at the University of Southern Maine for the Osher Lifelong Learning Institute. She maintains an active performance schedule in both the Portland Rossini and Martson-Kotzchmar Music Clubs of Maine.