Allyson Wuenschel, principal viola
Dominique de Stadt and Octavio Pàjaro chair
A resident of downtown Phoenix, violist Allyson Wuenschel is honored to be a part of a thriving musical and cultural center. Her passion ignites through performing and teaching; she believes in music as a means for connection, communication and expression and her greatest joy is sharing this with others.
Before arriving in Phoenix to pursue her doctoral studies, Allyson received her bachelor’s degree from Boise State University in 2005 and a master’s degree from the San Francisco Conservatory of Music in 2007.
Dr. Wuenschel holds teaching positions at Arizona School for the Arts and Phoenix College. An active freelance musician in the Valley, Allyson performs with West Valley Symphony and MusicaNova and is a founding member of the Oracle Piano Quartet and the Burn City String Quartet.