Victoria Ehrlich, cellist, was born in Texas and received her musical education at Southern Methodist University in Dallas, the Academy of Santa Cecilia in Rome, Italy, and the State University of New York at Stony Brook. She also attended summer programs at Interlochen, Aspen, and Tanglewood. Her teachers include Robert Marsh, Bernard Greenhouse, and Robert Gardner.
Before joining the San Francisco Opera Orchestra in 1984, she performed with Santa Fe Opera, Santa Fe Chamber Music Festival, and served as
Principal Cellist with the symphonies of Omaha, Richmond, VA, and Phoenix.
Ms. Ehrlich has performed with such disparate groups as San Francisco Ballet, San Francisco Symphony, California and Berkeley Symphonies, Lamplighters, and Pocket Opera.
She’s also an active chamber musician, appearing regularly with the percussion group Adesso, the Gold Coast Chamber Players, Picasso Ensemble, the Fath Chamber Players, Trio Della Rosa, and the Ariel String Quartet. Recent work includes collaboration with poets and composers under the auspices of the American Composers' Forum.