Iliana Garriga started playing music at the age of 8 and quickly fell in love with classical music and playing in an orchestra. While studying music business at SUNY Oneonta she continued to play viola in various pit orchestras, the SUNY Oneonta chamber orchestra, and the Catskill Symphony Orchestra. During her college career she also briefly dabbled in guitar and piano. Iliana currently lives in Brooklyn and works in Manhattan as a Radio Analyst at ASCAP. She has been a member of the SOB since 2007.