2015: Violin in The Sound of Music. 25th season. Elsewhere: After studying with Moshe Hammer and at the Mozarteum in Salzburg, Austria, Valerie started her orchestral career with the Calgary Philharmonic Orchestra. From there she has gone on to play with the Hamilton Symphony, Orchestra London, Kitchener-Waterloo Symphony Orchestra, the Windsor Symphony and the Stratford Festival orchestra as well as various freelance work throughout Ontario. Valerie also teaches privately.