Beth Daede

RPO - Rochester's Newest Ensemble

Musicians Bio

Beth Daede, violin I

Beth Daede
Where are you from?
Rochester, Minnesota
What instrument(s) do you play? When did you start playing?
I play violin in the orchestra, but also play piano and some (self-taught) harp on the side. 🙂 I began piano in elementary school, violin in middle school, and harp in college.
What brought you to Rochester and how did you become involved with The Rochester Pops Orchestra?
I grew up here in Rochester and now work as a clinical laboratory scientist. Orchestra is one of my favorite hobbies and that’s why I joined the Rochester Pops!
What is your favorite style of music to play?
Hmm, I like all sorts of styles of music, but I think my favorite to play is movie and video game music.
What inspires you to play?
I just love music so much. 😀
What is your favorite piece/concert that The Rochester Pops has played?
My favorite concerts are definitely the Christmas concerts!
What other things are you involved with in the Rochester community?
I am also a musician for Grace Lutheran Church.
What do you do in your free time? (ie hobbies)
Besides playing music, I really like to ice skate and work on a variety of fun computer projects (3D modeling, game design, music mixing).
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  • What’s your favorite candy and why?
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Cheesecake!!!!! (Does that count as candy?)
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  • If you could teleport where would you go and why?
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I would go to Japan, it is my favorite vacation spot. 🙂