Michael Vannoni, violist, is a graduate of The Juilliard School with Bachelor’s and Master’s degrees in performance. His viola playing has brought him around the world and back again to his home in New York. Domestically, he has attended the Tanglewood, Taos and Musicorda summer music festivals. He has also played and toured with the Verbier Festival Orchestra based in Switzerland. Michael’s performance schedule includes recitals, chamber and symphonic concerts, operas and ballets, and whatever else he gets the opportunity to do. Michael maintains a private teaching and coaching studio, an outlet for the teacher inside of him. Other passions for Michael include singing and playing the flute. He has performed around New York in community bands and orchestras as well as in community musical theaters. His love of music is inextinguishable.