Emily Beyer

Instrument: violin
Joined In: 2003

Emily Beyer, the principal second violinist of the KSO, is an orchestra director at Yorkville Middle and High schools. She served as the associate concertmaster of the Fox Valley Orchestra and is a founding member of the alternative-style string quartet New Vintage Strings along with her husband, KSO principal bassist Jeremy Beyer. Emily says, “I enjoy being a part of the supportive family-like atmosphere every week. The musicians in this ensemble have so much heart and put an inspiring amount of hard work into each performance.” Emily has performed with the KSO since 2003 when she was an NIU student.