Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra
Violist Deanna Badizadegan is praised for “command[ing] the orchestra with her outwardly expressive style.” She actively performs in chamber, orchestra, and solo engagements across the country, and currently holds a one-year position as section violist with the Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra. In addition to her musical studies, she earned a M.S. in Management Science and Engineering and a B.S. in Organizational Design and Engineering from Stanford University, where she graduated both Tau Beta Pi and Phi Beta Kappa.