Ms. Carey is a native of the San Francisco Bay Area and now resides in Silverton, Oregon. Erin owns and operates Vivace Music Studio, working with students in Eugene, Springfield, Salem and Silverton. She also teaches in Portland at Ethos Music Center. Erin regularly performs with the Newport Symphony Orchestra in Newport, Oregon. Erin is a member of Slugger O’Toole, an Irish inspired band based in Springfield, Oregon.
Born and raised in Osaka, Japan, Ms. Ota recieved a Master of Music degree in Violin Performance from Northern Illinois University, where she studied under Marie Wang. She has played in several orchestras since coming to the United States, including the Eugene Symphony, Newport Symphony Orchestra, Fox Valley Orchestra in Illinois, and Kishwaukee Symphony Orchestra in Illinois. Keiko is a member of Oregon Mozart Players.