Valeria Frege

Violin, Viola Teacher

Valeria Frege

SAA Member

Contact

Hudson, FL
V.FREGEISSA@GMAIL.COM

Native of Cochabamba, Bolivia, Valeria has performed with many orchestras and chamber music ensembles in Cochabamba, La Paz, Sucre, Oruro and Santa Cruz (Bolivia); in Holguin, Moa and Baracoa (Cuba); Iquique (Chile); as well as in Florida, Virginia, North Carolina, Connecticut and Vermont (United States) and Piobicco (Italy). Valeria has recorded for multiple albums by artists such as Raul Ybarnegaray (Bolivia), Analia Abat (Argentina) and Jordan and Heather Richmond (United States). She has performed with artists such as Frankie Valli, The Hanson Brothers, Michael Buble, Josh Groban, Sara Brightman, Il Volo, and more.

Valeria’s teaching career began as a private instructor and orchestra conductor at the Cochabamba Symphony Foundation, while developing a network of childrens’ orchestras based on “El Sistema,” a now-popular and widely utilized orchestral teaching program started in Venezuela. Ms. Frege has taught for Prodigy (The Florida Orchestra) at the Patel Conservatory, Idlewild Baptist Church, Queen of All Saints Academy and Tampa Bay Music Academy. She has also served as a judge for the Florida Federation of Music Clubs, and her students are actively involved in their school orchestras as well as the Tampa Metropolitan Youth Orchestra program. Many of them have also earned spots at All County and All State orchestras, as well as performances with The Piano Guys.

Valeria holds a bachelor’s degree in Psychology from Universidad del Valle and a dual masters degree in Music Performance and Chamber Music studies at the University of South Florida, under the tutelage of Dr. Carolyn Stuart (violin) and John T. Posadas (viola).