Director of Youth Orchestras,
Susan Stein, Director of Youth Orchestras and Music Director/Conductor of the Intermediate and Preparatory Orchestras, is a San José native and has been active in the music community for most of her life. She participated in youth orchestras during high school and received a degree in violin performance from San José State University. Mrs. Stein currently holds tenured positions in the Symphony Silicon Valley Orchestra, the San José Chamber Orchestra, and Opera San José. In addition to these activities, Mrs. Stein is active as a founding member of the Jasmine String Quartet and maintains a very active private violin studio.