Laurie Casseday

Cello

What do you want patrons of the Symphony to know about you?
I love my job.

What do you do in your spare time (other than practice!)?
Jazzercise

What is your favorite thing about being a professional musician?
The variety of musical and artistic experiences with my amazing colleagues

Do you have a favorite team?
St Louis Cardinals! We won't miss Spring Training in Jupiter, FL.

What is your favorite food?
Watermelon

Who is your favorite composer?
Beethoven - playing Beethoven is the most fun you can have with your clothes on:) 

What’s currently on your Ipod?
St. Matthew Passion to Sammy Davis, Jr to Santana

Education
Bachelor's Degree with Performer's Certificate from the Eastman School of Music. Master's Degree from Georgia State University.