Valerie Dimond is a graduate of The Juilliard School and former Assistant Principal Viola of the New Jersey Symphony. While in New York, she also played with the New York Chamber Symphony, the New York Pops and the Mostly Mozart Orchestra. She has appeared as soloist in Mozart’sĀ Sinfonia ConcertanteĀ with the Dallas Symphony OrchestraĀ and the Bartok Concerto, and had her Dame Myra Hess Memorial Concert solo recital broadcast live on radio. She has toured with the Apple Hill Chamber Players and recorded with the Amelite Consortium. Before Dallas, she worked in Los Angeles’s recording industry and played for over 125 Hollywood motion pictures.