Renia Shterenberg

First Violin

Renia Piotrowski-Shterenberg is currently a member of the San Antonio Symphony’s first violin section.

Formerly Principal Second Violin of the Charleston Symphony Orchestra, she has also been a member of the Baton Rouge Symphony and the Austin Symphony.

She is originally from Manchester, New Hampshire, and her teachers have included Emanuel Borok, Kevork Mardirossian, Jorja Fleezanis, Sally O’Reilly, Paul Biss, and Joseph McGauley. She has also performed for such great artists as Andrés Cárdenes, Yfrah Neaman, Ruggiero Ricci, and Joseph Silverstein. She holds a Bachelor of Arts degree from the University of Minnesota, and a Master of Music degree from Louisiana State University.

She has participated in such prestigious festivals as Breckenridge Music Institute, Spoleto Festival U.S.A., and the Britt Classical Festival.

She performs on a violin she commissioned from Andrew Ryan in 2011.