Mrs. Deidre F. Bacco

Violin Teacher

Deidre Bacco

SAA Member


Nashville, TN
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Deidre Fominaya Bacco has been a member of the Nashville Symphony since 1982. She holds a performance degree from Bowling Green State University in Ohio and studied with Eloy Fominaya (her father), Myron Kartman, Paul Makara, and Camilla Wicks. Prior to moving to Nashville, she played with the the Birmingham Symphony Orchestra (AL), Birmingham String Quartet, the San Jose Symphony (CA), concertmaster of the Hidden Valley Opera Company, (Carmel, CA) and the Orquesta Sinfonica del Estado de Mexico (Toluca, Mexico). Deidre began her Suzuki training in 1988 as a parent of her 5 yr. old and later founded the Suzuki Center of Nashville with her sister. She has a private studio and is a faculty at the W.O. Smith Community School. She has taught at several workshops and festivals in the area and around the US. Deidre is President of the Middle TN Suzuki Association (MTSA) and co-chair of the Fall Workshop Committee.