Rene Reder

RenePicRene Reder, Viola and Violin, joined the Alabama Symphony in 2004. She was born and raised in Tacoma Washington, where she attended the University of Puget Sound, earning her Bachelor’s Degree in music. She then studied at Temple University in Philadelphia, receiving her Masters of Music Degree and Performance Diploma. Music has taken her to a handful of beautiful and interesting places including Colorado, Florida, Pennsylvania, South Carolina, Puerto Rico, Europe, Israel, and Argentina. In 2001, after three years in the New World Symphony, Rene won a position with the Florida Philharmonic Orchestra, where she played until 2003. In June 2004 she completed a one year position with the Virginia Symphony before moving to Birmingham. Rene has studied the Suzuki methods with Linda Steig at Capital University in Columbus, OH