Early Music Department

Gamma Ut Officers

Vanessa Rose Castillo Vanessa Rose Castillo: Media Manager

Vanessa Rose was born in Toluca, Mexico and grew up listening to many of her family members perform in the National Symphony Orchestra of Mexico. She received her Bachelor’s in Violin Performance from Arizona State University under the guidance of Professor Danwen Jiang and Dr. Jonathan Swartz. Currently, she is completing a Master’s Degree and a Performer’s Diploma under the tutelage of Professor Stanley Ritchie.  She has an active career as a Modern and Baroque Violinist and Violist and performs throughout Europe and North America, and aspires to start her own Baroque Orchestra in Phoenix, AZ within the next few years.