Leola Wagner, Violin I, was a protege of Josef Piastro, attended USC, & was an honor scholarship student at L.A. City College. She was Concertmistress & featured soloist with the Nevada Valley Orchestra, Sinfonietta Strings, the New Valley Symphony & Committee on the Arts Orchestra. She performed under Metropolis, Heller, Strelitzer, Rachmilovich, Yanni, & Mauceri. Tours have been throughout California & Nevada with performances at major universities, stage shows, radio, the Los Angeles Ford Theater & the Carson Show.
Ms. Wagner has been a guest artist on cable TV & performed as soloist on the TV show JAG. She served on the New Valley Symphony Executive Board. Ms. Wagner is a pedagogue with a private music studio & she is busy as a freelance recording artist, chamber/orchestral musician here & abroad. Her recent posts as Concertmistress include the Pacific Pops Strings, the Pacific Pops Orchestra & Mesto, in which she led the group in a Command Performance for HRH Prince Bandar bin Sultan, ‘03, Beverly Hills.
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