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Born and raised in Miami, FL, Vivian is a freelance professional violist and founder and CEO of Share the Music, Inc., a music education organization that donates a percentage of its proceeds to local arts nonprofits. Vivian has been a music educator for over 15 years and is currently a faculty member at Westminster Christian School, Gulliver Academy, and UM Frost School of Music’s Young Musans Camp. She is an alumni of New World School of the Arts High School, the FIU School of Music, where she received her Bachelors & Masters degrees in Music Performance, and the UM Frost School of Music where she received her Artist Diploma in Music Performance.
She has studied under the direction of Juilliard graduates Richard Fleischman, Paul Coletti, and Michael Klotz. She performs regularly with chamber ensembles and orchestras throughout Florida. Vivian is currently pursuing a teacher training certification in the Alexander Technique in Philadelphia. Through her training, she intends to help performers rehabilitate from and prevent performance-related injuries, manage performance anxiety, improve stage presence and increase awareness of body alignment in performers.