Violinist Audrey Hayes is a sought-after teacher and concert performer known for her “pure and shimmering tone”, “fiery playing” and “soulful musicianship.” As a violinist, she has been a featured, onstage soloist in multiple Broadway productions (Chicago, the Musical and A Christmas Carol) and has made guest appearances with the Island Symphony Orchestra, Notre Dame Symphony Orchestra and the New Tide Orquestra. Based in NYC, she has toured with classical ensembles such as Cayuga Chamber Orchestra, Shattered Glass, Contemporaneous, and has performed with a variety of artists at venues such as Carnegie Hall, Radio City Music Hall, Lincoln Center, Beacon Theatre, Steinway Hall and the Met Gala. In addition to her performing career, she is also a highly in-demand studio musician appearing on albums of Vulfpeck, Al Verdine (of the Beach Boys) and hip hop artist, Sir the Baptist.
Audrey is a warm, patient, and nurturing teacher who loves teaching students of all ages and levels. Her passion for the violin is infectious, and her deep appreciation of music sparks joy and excitement in all of her students. She is wonderful with both young children and adults, and is passionate about sharing her wealth of knowledge with others.