Position: Assistant Professor, Percussion
Employed Since: 2021
B.M., University of Maryland; M.M., Boston Conservatory at Berklee; D.M.A., University of Miami
Praised by the South Florida Classical Review for her “dazzling” and “incisive” performance, Karlyn Viña is a dynamic and creative musician with an active career as an orchestral, chamber and solo percussionist. Dr. Viña is thrilled to be joining the faculty of Shenandoah Conservatory, and previously taught at Florida International University and New World School of the Arts in Miami, Florida. She can be heard as a co-host on the @Percussion Podcast and serves on the Percussive Arts Society’s Education Committee. Viña is proud to be a Marimba One Educational Artist and Grover Pro Percussion Artist Endorser. Visit www.karlynvina.com to learn more.
I am delighted to be joining the creative community at Shenandoah Conservatory and look forward to meeting and working with the wonderful students, faculty and staff!