Ms Ashley Hagadorn-Brien
Violist, violinist, conductor, and educator Ashley Hagadorn-Brien was born and raised in South Florida and moved to Tallahassee over 10 years ago. She is a Florida State University graduate having earned her Bachelors in Music Education and Viola Performance Certificate in 2012. She has previously served as Orchestra Director at Montford Middle School and Cobb Middle School, as well as the inaugural Orchestra Director at Lincoln High School. She has also served and was involved with the Florida Orchestra Association board as District Chairperson and has judged many FOA events across the state.
Mrs. Hagadorn-Brien currently performs with several orchestras in the Tri-State area, performs for local weddings and events, and continues to teach private lessons at Seepersaud Studios. In addition to volunteering with local public schools to assist their orchestra programs and its students, she is a chamber music instructor for Tallahassee Homeschool String Orchestra and the viola coach for the Javacya Conservatory’s Elite Chamber Orchestra. Mrs. Hagadorn-Brien is excited to be serving in her 10th season with the TYO!