Tuesday, February 19, 2019
10 – 11 a.m.
Elise Dalleska comes from a family of mathematicians and scientists. She started playing violin when she was 5, and received a bachelor of music degree from Boston University and a master of music in violin performance from Florida State University. She is a former member of the Civic Orchestra of Chicago, has performed throughout the Chicago area with the Milwaukee Ballet Orchestra, and has been heard nationwide on commercials.
Most recently, Elise was nominated for a 3Arts award for her performances in Chicago. She maintains a private teaching studio, is a faculty member at the DePaul University Community Music Division, and is a Citizen Musician, an initiative of Yo-Yo Ma and the Chicago Symphony Orchestra.