Carin’s String Studio


    Carin Joy Wiesner received a Bachelor of Music Performance degree from the Hartt School of Music at the University of Hartford where she studied Viola under Victoria Chiang and Bernard Lurie (Former Concertmaster of the Hartford Symphony Orchestra).  Prior to her studies at Hartt, she attended the New England Conservatory of Music in Boston, studying under Walter Trampler and Marcus Thompson.  Ms. Wiesner is a founding member and the Concertmaster of the West Hartford Symphony Orchestra. 

She has toured with Andrea Bocelli on his North American Tour with the Hartford Symphony Orchestra, and has played locally with Michael Bolton, The Irish Tenors and Rosemary Clooney.  She has performed a number of solos with area orchestras, in addition to performing regularly at area musical theater’s.  Her talent has been heard throughout the region including a 2008 performance in New York City with internationally acclaimed guitarist Daniel Salazar, Jr, along with recording all the string tracks for his world-wide released CD. 

In addition to her involvement with the West Hartford Symphony Orchestra, Ms. Wiesner is the strings specialist and assistant director of the Kingswood Oxford String Orchestra.  She has been a private Violin, Viola and Cello teacher for over 20 years. 

     Carin plays a viola made by David Caron in 1980 and a custom violin made in Clinton, CT in 2003 by Lawrence Wilke, nephew and apprentice of David Caron. 

Carin is also a well-known Spin Class instructor and Personal Trainer who has an enthusiastic following in the local area.  She is certified Health and Wellness Coach along with Spin, TRX, Boot Camp and Aqua Fitness and is experienced in weight training.  She lives a health focused and physically active life style.  Carin credits her many hours of spin as a major contributor to her success as a competitive time trial bicycle racer. And, she recently earned state Olympic gold & silver medals as a USA Road Racing Cyclist and qualified for the National bike races in her category.


About Me -

About Me

Carin Joy Wiesner

Glastonbury, CT 06033


Recent Performances

  1. -GUS w/ Daniel Salazar

  2. -Spirit Of Broadway          Mendelssohn Violin Concerto

  3. -DROM Night Club NYC

  4. -Chicago @ SCSU

  5. -Bruch Viola w/ WHSO

  6. -Mendelssohn Violin Concerto

with WHSO - 2013

  1. -Solo Violin Recital 2014

  2. -Schindler’s List 2015

  3. -Bruch Double Concerto 2016

- Second Sunday Music 2017

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