Eileen Markland – Music Director

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Eileen Markland – Music Director
Music Director
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Eileen Markland brings with her a wide range of experiences in violin performance and teaching. She was appointed by the US Dept. of State as an “American Cultural Specialist” and traveled to Benin, and Cameroon, West Africa with Project Troubador, a non profit organization that builds cultural bridges through music and the arts.  She later went on to perform at the UN Peace Summit in Switzerland and organized and led “Operation World Harmony”, a cross cultural music and education tour in Niamey, Niger.  More recently she’s performed in Paris, Venice, Dublin, and throughout the northeastern US.  She enjoys a very active local freelance performance and recording career. Eileen received her early formal training at The Crane School of Music and earned a bachelor’s degree in Music Performance at Ithaca College.  Her Suzuki Teacher Training was at The Hartt School of Music and The Ithaca College Suzuki Institute. emarkland@gbrss.org