Kayla Patrick, Viola

Kayla Patrick is a violist from Chicago currently working toward her Doctor of Musical Arts degree at The University of Wisconsin-Madison, under the guidance of Sally Chisholm. She has been awarded a position in the Marvin Rabin String Quartet, the graduate quartet with which she will perform and teach alongside for the length of her time at UW-Madison. Kayla received her Bachelor of the Arts degree in Viola Performance under the instruction of Olga Tuzhilkov at Cardinal Stritch University and her subsequent master’s degree and performance diploma in viola performance in the studio of Igor Fedotov at The Chicago College of Performing Arts. She has a distinct passion for chamber music and enjoys the close collaboration and artistic freedom that comes with chamber repertoire.