Irene Diaz is a freelance cellist and a dedicated pedagogue. She is an instructor of cello at Emporia State University and Friends University, director of Stringfully Academy and teaches cello from her private studio in Emporia, KS.
Irene is a graduate of Pittsburg State University with a Music Performance degree, Illinois State University with a Master in Music, and Emporia State University with a Performance Certificate. In addition, she has completed extensive Suzuki teacher training in cello. Irene has played as a soloist in Paraguay and the United States, and has been a member of several major orchestras including the Asuncion Symphony Orchestra, Universidad del Norte Orchestra, Peoria Symphony Orchestra, North Arkansas Symphony Orchestra and the Midwest Chamber Ensemble.
M.P., Pittsburg State University; M.M., Illinois State University; Emporia State University