Staff Bios

Kerry Walther

Kerry Walther

Viola, Violin


Kerry Walther is a student at CSU Long Beach studying music performance with Jason Bonham, principal violist of the Las Vegas Philharmonic. Kerry has been playing the violin and viola since 2013, and has gone on to play with the Southern California Philharmonic, Mira Costa College Symphony Orchestra, Bob Cole Conservatory Symphony, American Youth Symphony, and the National Take a Stand/YOLA National Festival Orchestra as principal and assistant principal violist under conductor of the Los Angeles Philharmonic, Gustavo Dudamel. She has also taught violin and viola for the Renaissance Institute of Music, Young Leaders in Music Education, and Harmony Project Long Beach.

Hometown: Carlsbad, CA

School: Bob Cole Conservatory of Music @ California State University - Long Beach

Message To You: It is super important to me that everyone who has even the slightest interest in music gets the chance to learn, because music has the power to change lives! As a hobby, passion, or career, music provides the means to spread positivity, and I am here to help that happen!