Gloria Justen, Violinist and Composer, is both a passionate performer of the classics and an innovative artist experimenting with new approaches to music. Ms. Justen grew up in Houston, Texas, and from 1984-1990 she attended the Curtis Institute of Music in Philadelphia. Her principal violin teachers were Fredell Lack and Szymon Goldberg. Ms. Justen has played with the Chamber Orchestra of Philadelphia for over twenty years, and she has served as Concertmaster since 2004. She performs and tours internationally with the Philadelphia Orchestra as a substitute violinist.