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 Burns, Elizabeth   Name:  Elizabeth Burns 
Title:  Adjunct Profesor of Music 
M.M., Cello Performance - Winthrop University
B.A., English - University of North Carolina at Charlotte
Office:  123 Conservatory of Music  
Cello, Chamber music
Liz Burns is a founding member of the Hodges Taylor Ensemble, a professional string quartet based in Charlotte. A Charlotte native, she has served as either a full-time or extra member of the Charlotte Symphony since 1977, has played in symphony orchestras throughout the Carolinas and currently serves as Assistant Principal Cello in the Salisbury Symphony Orchestra. In addition to teaching Cello and coaching string quartets at Winthrop, Liz teaches Orchestra in grades four through eight at Trinity Episcopal School in Charlotte and is the cello coach of the Charlotte Symphony Junior Youth Orchestra.
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