Rachelle Davis

Rachelle Berthelsen-Davis, D.M.A., specializes in violin performance and violin pedagogy, is the Chair of the Music Department of Pacific Union College, and directs the PUC Orchestra. She has taught at Columbia Union College; been the assistant director and concertmaster of the New England Symphonic Ensemble and assistant director of the New England Youth Ensemble; directed a middle school orchestra program; toured Europe, the Middle… Read More

Sarah Wood

Eddie Fong

Katheryn Hewatt

Karsten Windt


Christina Knudson

Violinist Christina Knudson actively teaches and performs throughout the Bay Area. Ms. Knudson recently won a position in the Stockton Symphony. She has also performed with Bay Area’s Berkeley Community Chorus and Orchestra as Concertmaster and Principal Second, Merced Symphony as Assistant Principal Second, and frequently performs with Berkeley Symphony and Monterey Symphony. In addition to performing with these orchestras, Ms. Knudson has participated… Read More

Dagenais Smiley

Lauren Avery – Assistant Principle


Ilana Thomas – Principal Second Violin

Since her professional solo debut at age fifteen, Ilana Blumberg Thomas has appeared across the United States and internationally. Highlights have included solo appearances with the San Francisco Symphony and the Albany Symphony (NY), as well as performances at the prestigious Santa Fe Chamber Music Festival, the Marlboro Music Festival, the La Jolla Summerfest as a ‘Rising Star’, the Aspen Music Festival, and many… Read More