Beth Welty


2018-2019 Season
2011-2012 Season
2010-2011 Season
2008-2009 Season
2005-2006 Season


Beth Welty received her Bachelor and Master's degrees in violin performance from Indiana University, where she was a student of Yuval Yaron. She has performed with numerous groups in the Boston area, including the Boston Classical Orchestra, the Handel and Haydn Society, and the Pro Arte Chamber Orchestra. She has performed abroad with various organizations, touring Italy with the Chorus of Westerly and South Africa with the London Chamber Players. She toured Spain twice as concertmaster of the Massachusetts Symphony.  In 2014, she traveled to Switzerland to perform  a solo recital, and in 2015 did a five concert tour of England with the Aryaloka String Quartet.   Beth is the assistant principal second violinist with the Springfield (MA) Symphony Orchestra, and has served  as concertmaster of the Nashua Chamber Orchestra since 2005.

An avid chamber musician, Beth is  a founding member of the Kaleidoscope Chamber Ensemble.  In 1991 she made her Lincoln Center debut in New York with the Boston Quartet, of which she was also a founding member. She maintains a private teaching studio in her home in Waltham, and is a teacher at the Symphonietta Strings program in Nashua, NH.  In her spare time, she enjoys gardening and making stoneware pottery.