Casey Bozell, violinist, is a diverse and energetic performer based in Portland, Oregon. She is an active solo, chamber, and orchestral player, currently holding positions with the Portland Opera Orchestra and Oregon Ballet Theater. Casey is a core member of the Portland-based piano trio Hammers and Bows, which was recently featured in the Salem-based Camerata Musica chamber music series. She has been invited to perform solo guest artist recitals at the University of Northern Colorado, Eastern Oregon University, and Linfield College, and has performed as a soloist with the Linfield Chamber Orchestra, Corban University Orchestra, and the Central Oregon Chamber Orchestra. She serves on the faculty of Young Musicians and Artists, and performs as an orchestral and chamber member in the Oregon Coast Music Festival.
As the director of the Casey Bozell Music Studio, she has a constantly growing violin, viola, and piano studio to compliment her eighteen years of private teaching experience. She is adjunct professor of violin and viola and Concordia University Portland, and is also the director of their string ensemble. Her students have participated in the Metropolitan Youth Orchestra, Pro-Arte Youth Orchestra, Oregon All-State Orchestra, and have won college scholarships and concerto competitions across the Pacific Northwest region.
Casey’s former teachers include Gerardo Ribeiro, Richard Fuchs, and Harold Wippler. She received her Bachelors of Music Performance from the University of Northern Colorado, and her Masters of Music Performance from Northwestern University. She plays on an 1874 Frederic Diehl violin.