DMA University of Utah
MM University of Kansas
BM University of Utah
Dr. Leslie Henrie is a local professional violinist, violist,and teacher. While living in Kansas City she was the associate concertmaster and principle second violin for the St. Joseph Symphony. During her doctoral studies she served as concertmaster of the Utah Philharmoniaand was one of the first recipients of the University of Utah Graduate String Quartet Fellowship. As a member of the quartet, she enjoyed touring to local high schools throughout the Salt Lake and Utah Valleys, presenting outreach and educational chamber music concerts to young music students.
Ms. Henrie performs and records extensively with many local professional organizations, including the Utah Symphony, Vivaldi Virtuosi, Utah Chamber Artists, and the LDS Church. She has performed in masterclasses given by Joseph Silverstein, Cho-Liang Lin, and Eric Rosenblithamong, past teachers include Gerald Elias, Mikhail Boguslavsky, Ben Sayevich, Martin Storey, andE ric Rosenblith. She is currently on the faculty at Salt Lake Community College, Utah Valley University and University of Utah String Preparatory Division, where she teaches violin, viola, and various other music courses. She teaches and coaches chamber music annually at the University of Utah Summer Chamber Music Workshops. She also maintains her own private studio.