Aminda Asher - Cello, Suzuki Cello; The Jacobs School of Music at Indiana University; B.M., Manhattan School of Music; M.M. in Orchestral Performance; studied with Linc Smelser, Richard Hirschl, Tsuyoshi Tsutsumi, Sharon Robinson, Emilio Colón, and Alan Stepansky. Suzuki training with Jean Dexter at the Chicago Suzuki Institute. On faculty at CPSM Queens College, 92nd Street Y, Turtle Bay Music School, and Lucy Moses School. A member of the chamber groups Cadillac Moon Ensemble and Periapsis Music and Dance.