Master of Music, Violin Performance
Raquel Gomez has been an active violin performer and educator since 2011, when she began her violin studies at the Conservatory of music and Dance in Monterrey, Mexico. As a teacher she focuses on creating a unique approach that will work for each individual student to produce the greatest joy and musical development.
Raquel holds a B.M. in Violin Performance, and a M.M. with a concentration in Violin Performance and Pedagogy from Texas State University in San Marcos. Raquel has performed with several professional orchestras, such as UANL Symphony Orchestra, OCFAMUS and Coahuila Philharmonic Orchestra.
While a student, Raquel served as the Concertmaster for the Texas State Symphony Orchestra, Texas State Chamber orchestra and Texas State opera orchestra. As a graduate student, Raquel was awarded the First Violin seat for the Texas State Graduate String Quartet and scholarships.
Over the past decade Raquel has actively participated in numerous master classes, workshops, most notably with Alexander Markov, Charlie Siem, The Attacca Quartet, Amy Schroeder and Kaiko Tokunaga.