Tiffany Weiss is a New York-based freelance violinist, teaching artist, and dancer originally from Arizona. She began violin and dance lessons at age four. She competed in local and regional competitions growing up and won her first competition at age 11. Some of her most favorite memories of growing up performing was her first solo performance with the Prescott POPS Symphony Orchestra playing Mozart’s Violin Concerto, No.4 at age 17, and Lalo’s Symphonie Espagnole with the Four Seasons Symphony Orchestra during undergrad.
Ms. Weiss graduated summa cum laude from Arizona State University with her Bachelor of Music/Minor in Dance and Master of Music degrees studying under the tutelage of Professor Danwen Jiang. During the summers while attending ASU, she was Concertmaster of the Prescott POPS Symphony Orchestra, and traveled to Europe to participate in classical music festivals.
After teaching in the classroom for four years, Tiffany pursues a freelance violin career full-time now. Her career has taken her to many different formats, including The Tonight Show with Jimmy Fallon, live Kirtan sessions, local bands, corporate galas, and in event entertainment wearing a dress fully made of roses. Recently, her duo 7th House Strings was mentioned in the Rolling Stones Magazine for its string arrangement work on a ballad.
During the day, she helps run her family’s 3rd generation owned business, and also is a Teaching Artist, Hebrew school, and dance/yoga teacher. In her free time, she enjoys dancing, bicycling around New York, reading, watching the Real Housewives franchise, and traveling anywhere and everywhere.