Meet the Musicians Violin

Isabel Trautwein


Orchestra member since 2002

Hometown: Huntsville, Alabama

Education: The Cleveland Institute of Music

Studied with: Donald Weilerstein

Instrument: Isabel feels very lucky to play a 1760 Gagliano.

About Isabel:

Isabel has a passion for educating children to play the violin and has spent a significant amount of time learning about El Sistema.  When she’s not playing the violin or molding young minds, Isabel enjoys redecorating and painting her house and organizing events like the Close Encounters chamber music series.  Her deaf dog, Yoffi, keeps her company at home.  Isabel teaches at the Rainey Institute.

Learn more about Isabel's work with El Sistema and at the Rainey Institute:

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