Beth KirtonBeth Kirton

Violinist Beth Kirton has been playing the violin since age 4, and holds degrees from the University of Michigan and Carnegie Mellon University where her principal teachers included Andrés Cárdenes and Stephen Shipps. Beth performs frequently with Detroit Symphony Orchestra, and is also a member of the Michigan Opera Theater, which she joined in 2005. She has performed in the Sunflower Music Festival in Topeka Kansas, the Sarasota Opera, the Pittsburgh Opera, the Toledo Symphony, the Sarasota Symphony and many other ensembles throughout the United States. She is also a member of the Lake George Opera in New York.