Carter Andreasen

    Carter Andreasen is a violist originally from Moorhead MN, now a Freshman at the U of M, Twin Cities. He started playing viola in elementary school, and has since gained lots of experience in orchestra, chamber, solo, pit, and gig settings. Carter played in an auditioned regional orchestra throughout middle and high school, as well as participating in multiple orchestras, required and extracurricular, through Moorhead High School. During his time in high school he picked up violin and performed in various pit orchestras for musicals on both violin and viola, alongside leading a quartet that performed throughout his community. Carter also participated in all three years of his MN All-State HS Orchestra eligibility, earning principal chair his senior year. He continues to be active in chamber settings and orchestra in college, and takes lessons under the violist Nicole Swanson.